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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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.
Tomoe GozenFearsome undefeated samurai warrior who was “a match for any god or demon,” and is one of Japan’s greatest heroines to this day.
Black AgnesWhen the English laid siege to her castle home, this Scottish woman bedeviled them until they gave up.
Collection: Goddesses >