Marie Hause, Carla Godwin, and Ilia Grubbs discuss Greta Gerwig’s adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women. Topics include the economics of marriage, the film’s narrative technique and the expectations for female characters, and ambition in relation to self-sacrifice.

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  • Background on the novel and this film adaptation
  • Our previous experiences with the story


Passing On

Image: May Alcott Nieriker, Orchard House

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