Stuff Mom Never Told You
What is the Bechdel Test for movies?
Aug 26, 2013 · 29 min
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In 1985, graphic novelist Alison Bechdel described "The Test" for movies that require a) two named women on screen, b) talking to each other, c) about something other than a man. Cristen and Caroline talk about the Bechdel Test today and how it can evaluate representations of gender and race in movies and television.

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