The Female Version of a Doctor is not a Nurse

In the 1990’s, I grew up in a machista environment. Not only did I experience this androcentricity in my own household, but also in the media that I consumed growing up. Whenever I went to a clinic, the doctors were usually men and the nurses were women. As a child, I couldn’t help but believeContinue reading “The Female Version of a Doctor is not a Nurse”

Obsession with Super Heroes

Recently, I picked up a comic book at a school Book Fair┬ácalled Princeless. While I have not had the time to finish reading it, the premise behind the book has me fascinated. From a princess of color, to the refreshing storyline which consists of the young girl saving herself and her sisters–it has all theContinue reading “Obsession with Super Heroes”