All posts for the month April, 2012

Auteuse Theory — New Blog on Women’s Cinema

Auteuse Theory is a new blog on women’s cinema that looks pretty interesting.    It takes a global and expansive historical (from silent to contemporary film) frame of reference to questions of women and media (mainly cinema) authorship.    Eylem Atakav and Melanie Williams, UK film and television studies lecturers, are folks behind the blog.  

Ashley Judd on Images of Women in Media

Ashley Judd calls out the misogyny in media when discussing women’s bodies with her op-ed for The Daily Beast. Read it if you haven’t already because it definitely is worth your time — and she uses the f(eminist) word to boot.