Posts tagged "vertigo"

Women Are Critiquing The Furiosa Comic, But No One At DC Cares

If you loved “Mad Max: Fury Road” as much as I did, you may be disappointed by the DC/Vertigo Mad Max: Furiosa origins comic book. Feminist blogger Ana Mardoll outlined, page-by-page, why the comic is problematic-bordering-on-if-not-outright-offensive over at Shakesville, ranging from the fact that it lacks continuity and cohesiveness with the movie’s narrative, to the…

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / June 23, 2015

Girl Talk: Time To Fly

I was standing 23 feet off the ground on a rickety platform overlooking Manhattan’s East River, a sea of people below watching, waiting for me to jump. Every muscle in my body was trembling. I reviewed my options.

When I told M* on our first date that I’d always secretly dreamed of being…

By: Ami Angelowicz / August 22, 2012

Kim Novak Defends Her Comments About How Music In “The Artist” Was Like “Rape”

“It was very painful. When I said it was like a rape, that was how it felt to me. I had experienced in my youth being raped, and so I identified with a real act that had been done to me. I didn’t use that word lightly. I had been raped as a child. It…

By: Jessica Wakeman / March 6, 2012