The Feminist Western: A Vision of Equality

The role of females in westerns has evolved to encompass the spirit of the modern woman.


The Pony Express

Though short lived, nothing defines the Old West more than the Pony Express.

Calamity Jane

JULY / AUG 2017: BY SCARLETT GRANT American culture immortalized Calamity Jane. Portrayed by Doris Day in the 1953 musical film as a pretty, petite blonde, she starts out as a frontier hero wearing men’s clothing. By the end she has become feminized and is in a relationship with Wild Bill Hickok. In the HBO... Continue Reading →

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