Tag: feminism

Just Save Me From The Fictional Crying Woman

Big Bang Comedy, and the Shattered Windscreen of the Internet

There are too many women crying in fiction. You can’t move in film and TV for women in floods of tears. Who is writing the crying woman? And how can we make it stop?

I Hate Women’s Fiction And I’ll Tell You Why

A Book-Loving List for Book Lovers Who Can't Find Anything Good to Read

If Colm Toibín’s Brooklyn had been written by a woman, would it have been a smash hit? Would anyone have cared one whit for a story about a young woman and her domestic struggles, if that young woman had been created and written by another woman? No. They wouldn’t.