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Escher Girls. The Hawkeye Initiative. Contorsionniste : This needs to stop... Contorsionniste suite : It's funny... Auteur » Posing like a woman. Uncategorized A while back, we had a discussion on the blog about the cover art for my princess novels.

Auteur » Posing like a woman

For the most part, I really like these covers, but they’re not perfect. Now I could talk about the way women are posed in cover art … or I could show you. I opted for the latter, in part because it helped me to understand it better. I expected posing like Danielle to feel a little weird and unnatural. Auteur >> Posing Like a Man. Hey, Everyone - Stop Taking This Picture! So, the most recently released image of Catwoman in The Dark Knight Rises kind of got me worked up.

Hey, Everyone - Stop Taking This Picture!

The moment I saw it I think I said something to the nature of, “If I have to see one more woman posed with her behind in my general direction, looking smouldering-ly over her shoulder, I’m going to punch someone in the face. And you two [my Tor.com officemates] should be worried, since you’re the closest people at hand.” My co-workers generally prefer a non-violent environment, so I decided to work through this the only way I know how: with lots of photographic evidence.

It’s not that we all haven’t noted how prevalent titilation is where women in the media are concerned, but this pose in particular is everywhere. Affiche des Avengers : inversion.