The Female in the Fantastic

What:
Academic
When:
17:00, Thursday 30 Jul 2020 NZST (50 minutes)
Where:
Programming - Programme Room 6 (Zoom Meetings)
Tags:
Academic
Discussion:
1

Kara Kennedy

The Women of Dune and the World That Empowered Them

An analysis of the powerful agency of Bene Gesserit women in Dune and how they reflect real-world women’s concerns regarding the body.


Kaitlin Nichols

We are the Daughters of the Girls who Sacrificed Their Power: The Deconstruction of Magical Girls

This paper walks through the three main phases of the magical girl genre: proto, classical, and finally introduces deconstructions: Madoka, Asuka, and Panty and Stocking.


Moderator
Researcher / Nonfiction Writer
Panelist
Document specialist