Let’s talk about Dollhouse, Joss Whedon’s 2009 – 2010 show about the entertainment industry! Or is it the ethics of voluntary slavery? Or is it an excuse to look at hot people? How about a little of all three?
Warning: Contains discussions of sexual assault as well as swearing.
Some Links You Might Find Interesting:
Joss Whedon’s “Dollhouse” and Joss Whedon’s Dollhouse by Scott Rogers
We are Not Just Human Anymore: Accepting the Posthuman Future by Meg Saint Clair Pearson
Dollhouse and Consensual Slavery by S. Evan Kreider
“There Is No Me; I’m Just a Container” – Law and the Loss of Personhood in Dollhouse by Sharon Sutherland and Sarah Swan
Visual Pleasure and Narrative Cinema by Laura Mulvey
Reflections in the Pool: Echo, Narcissus, and the Male Gaze in Dollhouse by K. Dale Koontz
Hot Chicks with Superpowers: The Contested Feminism of Joss Whedon by Lauren Schultz