In Defence of Disney

Disney lovers of the 21st century are plagued with a nagging sense of guilt for enjoying the old classics like Sleeping Beauty and Snow White, namely because of their outdated ideas about femininity and romantic relationships. Today, concern and frustration is expressed about an all-pervading ‘princess’ culture promoting passivity, unattainable appearance and distorted notions of romantic relationships. However, of all the women I know who grew … Continue reading In Defence of Disney