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Huzzah, the Chicklit forums are back!

Also of note, an excellent article in today's Grauniad which challenges the misogyny of the new breed of lad mags.

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garlikboy
Oct. 22nd, 2005 08:01 pm (UTC)
good. i'm glad that was there.

I used to teach A level media studies. a unit about gender and magazines, and it was so depressing. they all grew up post loaded and saw all of it, the ironic mysogyny, the language, the imagery, as just 'there' natural. the way it is. i tried (within the curriculum) to get them to challenge it. what was shocking was the comparison between cosmo and loaded, particularly in terms of advertising. not a lot of difference. but notably ads for washing powder in cosmo and cat food...
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