Feminine and Feminist Transformation in Popular Culture

  title={Feminine and Feminist Transformation in Popular Culture},
  author={Suzy D'Enbeau},
  journal={Feminist Media Studies},
  pages={17 - 36}
  • Suzy D'Enbeau
  • Published 2009
  • Sociology
  • Feminist Media Studies
  • Most communication research concerning women's magazines addresses the negative implications these popular culture artifacts have on women's identities in terms of constructing specific notions of femininity and appropriating feminist ideals. However, there has been little research on popular culture artifacts that explicitly contradict the messages of most contemporary women's magazines. This study applies and extends radical feminist Mary Daly's philosophical and rhetorical theories to a… CONTINUE READING
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