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: Indigenous Peoples >
Te Puea HerangiThe reluctant royal who became the Maori's greatest leader.
XtabayChaste and virtuous woman spends life assuming she’s better than her more sex-positive neighbor, and for this haughtiness becomes in death a demonic woman who lures wayward men to their death – a stunning indigenous inversion of the Madonna/whore complex.
Ka’ahumanuUnited Hawaii under one rule, abolished ancient taboos, and led negotiations with the fledgling United States.
Collection: Working While Pregnant >