I’m a fan of interesting information visualizations, and the flowchart is a great one for aspects of narrative. This one focuses on the “one- and two-dimensional female characters we see over and over again in modern fiction.” Whether you agree with the laying out of stereotypes or not, it’s a pretty neat exercise and a nice bit of flowcharting in Illustrator. You’ll also recognize some of your favorite genre heroines there as well – because after all, two-dimensional characters make the fictional world go round! And it rather makes me appreciate my favorite strong female characters even more…
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[via Overthinking It]