Campus Only Senior Thesis
Bachelor of Arts
T. Kim-Trang Tran
© 2015 Alexandra C. Weston
This thesis delves into the surprisingly uniform treatment of the female character in comic storytelling, across all media, and will examine how this has evolved over time. It further explores what these changes represent for the stories, the characters, the creators, and the readers. The focus of the production aspects of this project is on the curation and development of a feminist perspective on comic books, their narrative and the industry that forms them. Looking at specific examples from historical and modern comics, as well as creative
Weston, Alexandra C., "Valkyries Handbook: Representations of Women in Comics" (2015). Scripps Senior Theses. 616.
This thesis is restricted to the Claremont Colleges current faculty, students, and staff.