Addressing our biases

Addressing our biases

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSEntrenched racism is all around us. This is not a new phenomenon nor the first time racism has been headline news – and yet we have a seemingly incredible ability to forget the atrocities committed daily as...
Back to the 80s: Willow

Back to the 80s: Willow

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSWell, it’s that time again: 80s family film funtime! Today we are looking at 1988’s Willow, starring Warwick Davis and Val Kilmer, directed by Ron Howard with a story by George Lucas. But first,...
Gendering monsters

Gendering monsters

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSMonster. Freak. Beast. These words are often thrown around, but what do we really mean when we use them? What is a monster? Why are they so central to our narratives? Like many of the issues we discuss on...
Back to the 80s: Ladyhawke

Back to the 80s: Ladyhawke

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSThe three of us are children of the 80s and like many of our generation, we love to revel in nostalgia. For us, this has meant revisiting some of our favourite fantasy films of that decade: Labyrinth, The...
Disney Princes

Disney Princes

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSPreviously on Breaking the Glass Slipper we have covered Disney princesses. This time we thought we would turn our attention to the men. But we’re a podcast about women! So why spend an entire episode...