Hunting Girls: Patriarchal Fantasy or Feminist Resistance?
Wed. Oct. 9, 5:30-7pm, Hale 270, featuring:
–Kelly Oliver, Professor of Philosophy, Vanderbilt University
Several recent Hollywood blockbusters feature teenage girls hunting and killing animals. Is it possible for these films to both fuel patriarchal fantasies and portray feminist resistance?
Co-sponsored by the Dept. of Communication, Women and Gender Studies, Journalism and Mass Communication, and the Graduate Committee on the Arts and Humanities.