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Jane Austen’s Fight Club

This video has been making the rounds of the feminist blogosphere, but as Pride and Prejudice is one of my favorite books of all time, I had to make sure you all saw this.

Transcript here, courtesy of Hoyden About Town.

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Chloe Angyal is a journalist and scholar of popular culture from Sydney, Australia. She joined the Feministing team in 2009. Her writing about politics and popular culture has been published in The Atlantic, The Guardian, New York magazine, Reuters, The LA Times and many other outlets in the US, Australia, UK, and France. She makes regular appearances on radio and television in the US and Australia. She has an AB in Sociology from Princeton University and a PhD in Arts and Media from the University of New South Wales. Her academic work focuses on Hollywood romantic comedies; her doctoral thesis was about how the genre depicts gender, sex, and power, and grew out of a series she wrote for Feministing, the Feministing Rom Com Review. Chloe is a Senior Facilitator at The OpEd Project and a Senior Advisor to The Harry Potter Alliance. You can read more of her writing at chloesangyal.com

Chloe Angyal is a journalist and scholar of popular culture from Sydney, Australia.

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Watch: An adorable reminder that a toddler is capable of understanding consent

In their latest “Living Room Protest” video, poet/activist Staceyann Chin and her ridiculously cute 3-year-old daughter, Zuri, offer a lesson in “no means no.” 

(h/t Colorlines)

 

In their latest “Living Room Protest” video, poet/activist Staceyann Chin and her ridiculously cute 3-year-old daughter, Zuri, offer a lesson in “no means no.” 

(h/t Colorlines)