|turtlefu (turtlefu) wrote in scans_daily,|
@ 2011-05-11 08:21 am UTC
|Entry tags:||char: power girl/kara zor-l/karen starr, creator: matthew sturges, title: power girl|
Read for yourself.
So, what do you guys think?
I feel like if, as a man, he knows he's basically going to be talking out of his ass on female empowerment, then he shouldn't do it in the first place. They should have gotten a female writer, somebody who actually knows what female empowerment IS, to write it.
It's not about him writing an empowered woman (even though I do think a man can't possibly know what makes a woman empowered). It's that his tone seems to think that this is him telling woman how to be empowered, and I really dislike that a man could be so conceited as to think that he can tell a woman how to be empowered. After all, you know there is going to be a moment where Peej makes a speech to the other women about "how to be their own superheroes" and obviously its Sturges talking.
For legality, the cover of his first issue: