Posts Tagged ‘Twilight’

As far as I’m concerned, this video mash up is the best thing on the web right now:

And this post by creator Jonathan McIntosh beautifully lays out why Buffy is a better role model than Bella and Buffy the Vampire Slayer a much more feminist and empowering universe than Twlight. But it’s more complex than Buffy vs. Edward. For over a hundred years, vampires have been the archetype by which we explore taboo sexuality, especially female sexuality. Vampire attacks teach us what female sexuality is “really” like–when a woman is undead she is beyond the control of society and acts only to please herself.


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