The Women's Studies Dropout

A blog where feminist friends continue their class discussions



In bid to win over female fans, Marvel unveils . . . Spider Woman’s naked butt?

After reading the previous post on the new Thor, I had to mention this latest comic book-feminism clash! Again Marvel is the center of criticism around its depiction of female superheros after it released the cover image for the new... Continue Reading →


Thor: The Ms. Male Character Trope?

I'm sure you've heard by now that Thor is officially a woman, at least in the Marvel universe. ┬áHere she is: Having just watched the wonderful videos over at Feminist Frequency (see my previous post here), I immediately thought, "this... Continue Reading →

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