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After a career writing about feminism and girls in culture Peggy Orenstein found herself the mother of a girl. And so brought face to face with the practicalities of what she had been theorising about, how to raise a girl to believe in herself and how to try
and avoid the madonna/whore dichotomy. And then her daughter entered her “Disney princess” phase.
If you speak English and watch the telly you’ll probably be aware of the phenomenon that is Harry Potter, and you may also be aware of the growing backlash. People giving out about HP & Rowling’s writing. I’m not talking here...