the tao of jaklumen

the path of the sage must become the path of the hero

The Hero’s Journey vs. The Heroine’s Journey: Rewriting Privilege –. (as seen at The Good Men Project)

Nicole Franklin writes about equalizing the differences between the Hero’s Journey and the Heroine’s Journey.  Specifically, she recounts an experience with Alice Li, a comic book illustrator, noting at the New York Comic Con that the Heroine’s Journey cycle is often portrayed in a misogynistic way, and it doesn’t need to be that way for modern stories.