Running Mate: Gender and Politics in the Editorial Cartoons (1993)

Running Mate: Gender and Politics in the Editorial Cartoons (1993)

1993 – 47 minutes Synopsis Geraldine Ferraro’s 1984 vice-presidential candidacy provided editorial cartoonists with an unexplored subject. “Running Mate” examines the various humorous depictions of Ferraro, the first woman to appear in a major party’s presidential race. Analysing 172 cartoons in 12 US newspapers, “Running Mate” reveals the gender stereotypes …

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