Articles tagged buffy

Trickster-Heroes in ‘Buffy’ and ‘Sir Gawain and the Green Knight’

While Spike represents a moral alternative to Buffy’s heroism, the Arthurian Green Knight's tricks -- including a gruesome beheading -- end as mere a parlor game. Spike is the superior trickster.

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Before Xena, before Buffy, even before Emma Peel, there was Annie Oakley, TV's first female action hero.

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21 Jan 2009 // 8:00 PM

Hellions by Maria Raha

Had I a daughter, I would love for her to be introduced to all the ass-kicking women of pop-culture by Raha’s book.

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Stone Dead: Murder and Myth in 'Medousa'

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"A wry tale which takes in Greek mythology, punk rock and influences of American suspense-drama, this is an effective and curious thriller about myth and obsession.

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