Wednesday, July 7, 2010

Yes, this.

Go read the Lemon Hound Literary Bechdel Test.

i've used the Bechdel test to discuss literature, film, & television, but never thought of applying it to criticism/literary discussion before. Awesome.

1 comment:

  1. get in the habit, and get dismayed or the giggles.

    at a 25 year lit. retrospective lecture, 4 panelist, 2 female and the only female was referenced as having said or written anything and that was a courteous nod to one other female panelist. everything else, male. it was stunning. I started laughing. no one else seemed to notice.