Skip navigation
Skip navigation

The Magical is Political: Deconstructing the Gendered Supernatural in Teen Wolf

Evans, Tania; Pettet, Madeline


Fantasy scholars have increasingly recognised that the genre’s key convention, magic, is useful for interrogating accepted ideas about gender and sexuality. Yet little attention has been paid to how magic effects the body, and how it transforms masculine and feminine bodies in different ways. In this paper we build upon existing debates about the magical lycanthropic body to analyse how the supernatural shapes masculine and feminine characters in the MTV young adult series Teen Wolf...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2018
Type: Journal article
Source: Fantastika Journal
Access Rights: Open Access


File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Evans_The_Magical_is_Political%3A_2018.pdf2.47 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail

This item is licensed under a Creative Commons License Creative Commons

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator