Worthwhile Reads: Tangled Redux

Those of us who have left the Christian Patriarchy and Quiverfull movements have found the Disney movie Tangled especially poignant. In contrast, those in the Christian Patriarchy and Quiverfull movements have found the movie disturbing. So I thought I’d take a moment to round up some of the responses from both sides of the aisle.

Pro-Christian Patriarchy/Quiverfull:

Mangled: Stay At Home Daughters on the Silver Screen, on Ladies Against Feminism

Our Response to Repunzel, on Visionary Daughters

Anti-Christian Patriarchy/Quiverfull

That Evil Feminist Movie, “Tangled,” on No Longer Quivering

My Life, as Told by Disney, on Love Joy Feminism

How Being an Older Sibling in a Big Duggar-Like Family Is Like Being a Polygamous Sister Wife
Not Every Courtship Looks Like the Duggars'
When Marriage Looks Like the Only Escape
Is Child Marriage Wrong if the Parents Consent?
About Libby Anne

Libby Anne grew up in a large evangelical homeschool family highly involved in the Christian Right. College turned her world upside down, and she is today an atheist, a feminist, and a progressive. She blogs about leaving religion, her experience with the Christian Patriarchy and Quiverfull movements, the detrimental effects of the "purity culture," the contradictions of conservative politics, and the importance of feminism.


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