Jezebels, Ingénues, and Matriarchs, Oh My!

Jezebels, Ingénues, and Matriarchs, Oh My!

Writing Realistic Representations of Women All of us can think of stereotypical female roles: the nurturing matriarch, the serial monogamist or the damaged damsel whose scars only make her more beautiful. While we may relate superficially, these personas are often underdeveloped, oversimplified and sometimes just plain wrong. Realistic representations of women in writing are few […]