Feminism and Popular Culture: Investigating the Postfeminist Mystique

Feminism and Popular Culture: Investigating the Postfeminist Mystique When the term “postfeminism” entered the media lexicon in the 1990s, it was often accompanied by breathless headlines about the “death of feminism.” Those reports of feminism’s death may have been greatly exaggerated, and yet contemporary popular culture often conjures up a world in which feminism had… Continue reading Feminism and Popular Culture: Investigating the Postfeminist Mystique

A Feminist Companion to Shakespeare (Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture)

The question is not whether Shakespeare studies needs feminism, but whether feminism needs Shakespeare. This is the explicitly political approach taken in the dynamic and newly updated edition of A Feminist Companion to Shakespeare. Provides the definitive feminist statement on Shakespeare for the 21st century Updates address some of the newest theatrical andcreative engagements with… Continue reading A Feminist Companion to Shakespeare (Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture)