Articles about 'satire'

Feminist South Park

The creators of this long-running cartoon are open about its wide-ranging offensiveness, but does it sometimes subvert dominant norms to illustrate the raw deal girls often get? Victoria Brewster considers the case

Victoria Brewster // 2 September 2015

Categories: Reviews, Television

New review: Black Mirror’s ’15 Million Merits’ and ‘White Bear’

Gemma Varnom takes a second glance at Black Mirror‘s ’15 Million Merits’ and ‘White Bear’ episodes and wonders if we are inching ever closer to the horrifying and oppressive society...

Holly Combe // 7 February 2015

Categories: Blog

“And you just watched”

Gemma Varnom takes a second glance at Black Mirror's '15 Million Merits' and 'White Bear' episodes and wonders if we are inching ever closer to the horrifying and oppressive society they depict

Gemma Varnom //

Categories: Reviews, Television

Blades within blades within blades

To make up for me and Lynne’s cross-posting mishap about Equal Pay Day (it’s so important we said it twice), here is a little animation inspired by Hyperbole and a...

Jess McCabe // 2 November 2010

Categories: Blog

US suffragette parodies the opposition

Marie Jenney Howe was a campaigner for women’s enfranchisement in the US and wrote a funny satire of the arguments put forward by those who were against extending the vote...

Jess McCabe // 20 September 2010

Categories: Blog

Jane Austen’s Fight Club

Via Jezebel

Jess McCabe // 25 July 2010

Categories: Blog

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