Well-behaved women seldom make history.Rejected Princesses celebrates those who did. Part art project, part standup routine, part book report, this site imagines what if we made animated musicals about the women of history and myth who refused to behave.
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Collection: Muslims >
CalafiaBlack, Muslim warrior queen of a tribe of griffin-riding Amazons - and the honest-to-god namesake of California.
Nana Asma’uMassively educated princess who started all-female gang of itinerant teachers, who would roam the land and educate unsuspecting passersby.
Khawlah bint al-AzwarWhen Byzantine forces captured her brother, this warrior poet donned the outfit of a black knight and went on a bloody rescue mission.
Collection: Saints >