Essays Tagged: "Clueless (film)"

Emma Jane Austen

country society in Emma (1815) to Amy Heckerling's fast-paced microcosm of modern Beverly Hills in Clueless (1995), encapsulates the realignment of social values and attitudes towards female gender r ... pitome of male perfection. Emma is thus painted as a 'damsel in distress', a motif recurrent within Clueless in order to highlight women's dependence on men for protection and aid. Furthermore, the em ...

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Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature