the counter narrative proposed by Herculine Barbin

The mainstream narrative about girls in school tends to be pretty bleak. Interestingly, though, there’s an important counter-narrative that Herculine Barbin participates in, and may even have played a role in starting.

Take a look at the first half-hour of this famous feminist film, shot by a woman director in the early 1930’s:

Maedchen in Uniform

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