Elyce Helford

Elyce Rae Helford is professor of English and director of Women's Studies at Middle Tennessee State University. Her research and teaching have to do with representations of gender, race, and feminism in contemporary literature, television, and film.

Tank Girl, Postfeminist Media Manifesto

2005-01-24

Elyce Helford frames Tank Girl as a portrait of the postfeminist woman: hyper-individualist and hyper-sexual - a woman who is quite comfortable in popular cinema but not so much so in reality.