Mary Shelly and Frankenstein

As a Shero, what Mary Shelley demonstrates is an alternative, more realistic way of conceptualizing the “strong” female figure. The “strong woman” is a type that we are confronted with in literature, but it often falls flat, taking the form of one-dimensional female characters that are “strong” at the expense of all other characteristics, namely […]

The Dinner Party

You are invited to take your seat at Herstory’s recreation of Judy Chicago’s canonical feminist artwork ‘The Dinner Party’. You will be given all you need to introduce yourself to the rest of the table as one of the Herstory Sheroes. Whether you are Junko Tabei, The Sari Squad or Muriel Matters you will be […]