March 14, 2011

Orenstein’s Cinderella Ate My Daughter Questions Whether Girly Girl World Perpetuates Gender Inequality

Peggy Orenstein’s new book “Cinderella Ate My Daughter: Dispatches from the Front Lines of the Girly Girl Culture” raises questions of what kind of message are we sending to young girls by pushing on them a sparkly pink princess fantasy world.  Although many will say that the princess phase only lasts a few years, others claim that the girlie girl fantasy world has long lasting effects on women, and perpetuates discrimination in the workplace.  Once […]