Some woes of orientalism and the lack of female representation in fine dining

Hi earth friends, and welcome to the Talking Egg! Today we are going to chat a bit more casually about a somewhat political as well as social topic. Unlike our usual format of structured arguments and basis on literary content, we will be venturing into social commentary – which honestly, never hurt anyone. Besides, inspirationContinue reading “Some woes of orientalism and the lack of female representation in fine dining”

A documentary review of Taxi Sister (2011)

Hi earth friends, and welcome to the Talking Egg! Today we have a documentary review/critique on a short documentary about Taxi Sisters in Senegal. It is quite the fascinating topic, and I thought I would take on and write up through a narrower feminist lens on the documentary. Taxi Sister overall shows scenes that correspond andContinue reading “A documentary review of Taxi Sister (2011)”

Series recommendation #1: ‘Daria’, with feminism, the 90s, high school and Sick Sad World

Hi earth friends, and welcome to the Talking Egg! Today I would like to talk about one of my all time favourite shows, Daria. For a show that was a relative hit in the United States where it originally aired, Daria was not as popular of a show here in Europe. It aired on some lateContinue reading “Series recommendation #1: ‘Daria’, with feminism, the 90s, high school and Sick Sad World”