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I've always considered women to be people. ~George R. R. Martin on writing women

GRRM writing women George R R Martin


Full interview with George Stroumboulopoulos:


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George R.R. Martin is just as good at killing female characters as men characters:

scumbag grrm meme oh you have a favorite character not anymore

Deal with it!

Jaqen H'ghar deal with it gif Valar Morghulis Game of Thrones


Valar Morghulis:

Jack Nicholson is more of a jerk than George R.R. Martin:

Jack Nicholson write women so well

The scene in question is 46 seconds into this:

Um. No.

Because he doesn't do this, George R.R. Martin wins awards:

GRRM Emilia Clarke AFI Awards 2011

Joss Whedon's take on writing women well is 2:30 into this video:

Question: Why do you write these strong female characters?

Joss Whedon: Because you're still asking me that question.


The Bechdel test:

Several variants of the test have been proposed—for example, that the two women must be named characters.

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