Gender roles, Or what makes something “feminine”?

I’ve been talking to someone lately about gender roles and the like. It got me thinking. These days, being a certain gender seems to entail doing some really interesting things. A man is supposed to care about his appearance, but no too much, be tough and unfeeling but also not a total jerk. Bright colours? … More Gender roles, Or what makes something “feminine”?

One Punch Man: a deconstruction of the superhero genre.

Hey. You wanna fight some things? To protect those you love? Because you crave the rush? Or simply get to stronger? Who knows. Anyway, There will be enough spoilers in here to sink a battleship! when I saw this, I was instantly hooked. It’s a wonderful breath of fresh air from the usual drag. (I … More One Punch Man: a deconstruction of the superhero genre.

Female Beauty Doesn’t have to be sexual.

I’ve been doing some reading about the depiction of women and girls in media and Something occurred to me: Something doesn’t have to be sexy to be attractive. After all, some things just are pleasing to the eye. Take everyone’s favorite female superheroes as an example. everyone knows they are hypersexualised, though in different ways. … More Female Beauty Doesn’t have to be sexual.