Posted inSex & Gender

Internalised Patriarchy and Posting Tweets

Reading Time: < 1 minute Internalising patriarchy is a term that can be used to refer to incidents when women perpetuate sexist ideology through their own behaviour. The idea is that as women are themselves victim to skewed ideas of gender roles, and gender, within society, that hey can end up saying and doing things that fall in line with […]

Posted inGeneral, Myth & Folklore

Living in the House of Cannibals

Reading Time: 3 minutes This weekend, some folklore colleagues and I watched an Estonian film titled “Nukitsamees” which translates to “Little Bumpy” (the title character is a little witch child with horns). The plot begins rather like the Western fairy tale “Hansel and Gretel” with a brother and sister lost in the woods, taken to the home of a […]