Now You See Me, Now You Don’t

The “male gaze”, often referred to when women are visually positioned as an “object” to satisfy the heterosexual male desire, also signifies the inferiority of women being oppressed by the hegemonic patriarchy. And it applies to most pornographic content today. Unfortunately, the male gaze goes further beyond flat-screens. Yet, how is this fair? …

The Past and The Present

I notice a repeated theme that is woven throughout all period dramas and is often a strong motivator that pushes it along to the climax of the series is: the struggle for power as young single women clamber over each other to become the King’s “favoured one”…