Archive for: romance

Real Romance

Truth, lies,and fantasy in Laura Kinsale’s “For My Lady’s Heart.”

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How Ariel Became Disney’s Bad Woman: A Look at Disney’s Frozen and The Little Mermaid

The case for mermaids who lust.

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Romance and Male Fantasies

A dream of a patriarchy where all the men are beautiful.

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Romance and the Defensive Crouch

Pamela Regis’ Natural History of the Romance

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The Regency Romance as Horror

Ceclia Grant’s Blackshear series and the failure of love.

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She’ll Take Romance: Reading Longbourn

Jo Baker’s Longbourn, and whether Lizzy’s servants can find romance.

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The Regency as Feminist Utopia

Pam Rosenthal’s The Slightest Provocation and Cecelia Grant’s A Lady Awakened

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