Episode 1: Wonder Woman

Wonder_Woman_(2017_film)

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Our brand new podcast, Pop DNA, explores the literary and historical roots of your favorite movies and TV shows. In our first episode, your hosts Erin and Rhonda discuss how The Little Mermaid, Aristotle, and the early 20th Century women’s suffrage movement are all related to the 2017 film Wonder Woman, and also how we might both be in love with Gal Gadot.

 

 

Links

More about the Amazons

Philosophy articles on Good and Evil

Entertainment Weekly article about The Little Mermaid‘s influence on Wonder Woman‘s story

Forbes article on the history of Wonder Woman

The Secret History of Wonder Woman by Jill Lepore

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Movie poster: By Source, Fair use, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?curid=51137764