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Bechdel test – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Bechdel test - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia:


I read “Fun Home,” a graphic novel by a local author named Alison Bechdel, last year in one of my genre classes. In doing the research for my genre project in this class, I came across something called the Bechdel test which was created by this author to identify gender bias in movies. If you actually stop to think about it, it is quite surprising how many action/adventure movies fail the Bechdel test.

You should refer to this in your media workshop!