Archive for: Alison Bechdel
The value of imperfect heroines
Composition in Alison Bechdel’s Fun Home
Alison Bechdel responds briefly to HU critics.
Concerning the self-analysis of Alison Bechdel.
Me, Mo and Alison The Bechdel Test. A thought exercise that consists of a series of three criteria applied to media. Does the media have: 1) More than one woman Do they: 2) talk to each other 3) about something other than a man It’s pretty well-documented that Hollywood movies fail miserably at even these [...]
In the comments to Suat’s post on Fun Home, Uland notes; The milkman bit is interesting, but I think it bears pointing out that a literary allusion isn’t an allusion at all if it’s being pointed out in the text. It’s a reference. It isn’t that I have a problem with the drawing or the [...]