Category Archives: Women in Television
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
Brooke Shields “People think of me as a mannequin, all show and no substance.” In July of 2005, the American Actress, model and former child star; Brooke Shields published this essay (below) entitled ‘War of Words’ , defending herself and her … Continue reading
Paris Geller. “No man is an island, but this woman is”. Driven, intimidating, rigid and always straight-talking, watching Paris Geller from Gilmore Girls has often left me wishing that I had a best friend just like her. Here are some reasons why… … Continue reading
Priscilla Presley. “Inner beauty should be the most important part of improving one’s self”.
Donna Pinciotti. “If women don’t learn to stand up for themselves, men will always control the world.” -That ’70s Show.
Tess Durbeyfield “Never in her life- had she ever intended to do wrong; yet these hard judgements had come”. Initially condemned for being ‘immoral’ and pessimistic when it was first published in 1891, Tess of the D’urbervilles is a moving novel about … Continue reading