“Truth be told, we are all victims of the media. No one is safe.” Original Huffington Post article by Jessica Lovejoy below: Body Image Issues Are Not Just For Women Posted: 03/26/2014 2:03 pm EDT Updated: 03/26/2014 2:59 pm EDT … Continue reading
Barbie has been getting a lot of flack for unrealistic body image and extreme sexualization, but the toy industry does not leave the male prototype unscathed.
Creating Gender in Literature… Very interesting article. How do we sexualize characters? How do we “show” their gender? What assumptions/implications are we making through our choices of how to portray them as male/female? Fictional characters have fictional body parts… so … Continue reading