Category Archives: Domestic Violence

Southern women, domestic violence, and rebellion

Generally speaking, I plan on writing my final paper on portrayals of independent women and domestic abuse in film. ¬†Specifically, I want to focus on a very specific type of woman in American culture: the white Southern woman. ¬†My paper … Continue reading Continue reading

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Why We Need Rape in Film

I was considering what to write about this week, and I suddenly found myself inspired as I was reading the news tonight.¬† I was reading an article on CNN about a rape case trial that is beginning in Ohio this … Continue reading Continue reading

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