Influential Girlhood

Girlhood in America is defined by vast definitions. As talked about in class, girlhood can be defined by gender, biological sex, nationality, race, culture, etc. One thing I think is an important factor in defining …

Personal Foul: Sexism

Ellie Sullivan Comp Lit 203 17 February, 2017 Throughout history, women have been undermined socially.  Many jobs are considered to be a “man’s job” and sports are included in this.  The rational for this is …

Gilmore “Girlhood”

What does it mean to be a girl? The television series, “Gilmore Girls”, premiered in 2000, presenting the complex yet simple relationship between a teen mother, Lorelai Gilmore, and her now-teenage daughter, Rory. The series …