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About Feminism Through Cinema and Literature

Hi, its Tia. From Cambridge, England. Avid reader, film watcher and feminist. Studying for an undergraduate degree in English Literature at York St John University. Hope you enjoy my blog and do feel free to leave a comment.

The Amazonian Princess Reborn

Wonder Woman “I used to want to save the world, this beautiful place. But the closer you get, the more you see the great darkness within. I learnt this the hard way, a long, long time ago.” This week celebrates … Continue reading

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A Most Modern Woman.

The Scandalous Lady W. “I belong to no man. And although it may be my misfortune to live in an age of men, I will never belong to a man.” In 1781, a man’s wife is considered to be his … Continue reading

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Always an Unusual Girl.

Lana Del Rey “It takes getting everything you ever wanted and losing it to know what true freedom is”. In celebration of her new album; High By The Beach, I have decided to dedicate this post to my favourite piece of poetry … Continue reading

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The Foremothers of Feminism.

“We have to free half of the human race, the women, so that they can help free the other half”. – Emmeline Pankhurst. With the upcoming release of the highly anticipated Suffragette film, these fantastic feminist film poster have been published. Can … Continue reading

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A ‘Lolita Lost in the Hood’

Lana Del Rey “She is made to live in the world she creates. She is one who has been so disappointed by life, she had to create her own world.” -James Franco. Wise words from the delightful Lana Del Rey. … Continue reading

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The Face of Modern Feminism.

Emma Watson ” Fighting for women’s rights has too often become synonymous with man-hating… This has to stop. For the record, feminism by definition is: ‘The belief that men and women should have equal rights and opportunities.”

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A feminist Pinner.

Can’t get enough with anything to do with Feminism Through Cinema and Literature? Check out my feminist themed boards on Pinterest (https://uk.pinterest.com/tiabyer/). From Feminist film, photography and quotes, to photos of female icons such as Priscilla Presley, Vivien Leigh and … Continue reading

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