Previous Post. This chapter is unfathomably long, so I'm not going to waste a lot of time complaining right off the top. But what I will mention -- since I haven't brought it up so far -- is that the "chapters" in this book only encapsulate a single day. So all of the chapter headings … Continue reading Gaslighting and Anal Ginger Root: Chapter 6 of EL James’s “Grey”
Previous Post. Chapter 2 left us with Christian Grey musing about how best to objectify and commodify his prospective lover after having stalked and harassed her at work. But look: this is meant to be a story about a man who has never truly let anyone in; a man who has always treated sex like … Continue reading Casual Racism and Retail Hell: Chapter 3 of EL James’s “Grey”
Sam Taylor-Johnson exposed the series for what it was: a story of domestic abuse at the hands of a narcissistic, insecure man-child.