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Anya Ulinich's THE INTELLECTUAL AND THE DARLING: A PLAY FOR CHILDREN ABOUT GENDER ROLES, excerpted from LENA FINKLE'S MAGIC BARREL - Mutha Magazine
Anya Ulinich’s Lena Finkle’s Magic Barrel is an autobiographical graphic novel. Lena shares a striking physical similarity to her author, and they are both immigrant mothers in Brooklyn, reinventing themselves after divorce, rewriting their own stories. Lena is a wandering, witty tale about dating and sex and heartbreak, and how our childhood culture permeates and perverts what we look for in [&hellip