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“With an ironising retrospective gaze, Little Women falls in line with what Owen Hatherley calls the “ironic-authoritarian-consumerist dreamworld” of the nostalgia industry which simplifies, limits and depoliticises the past for easy consumption in the modern marketplace.”
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"Gerwig’s refusal to engage with feminist ideas beyond those that pertain to Alcott’s time risks celebrating a socially conservative present." - that's it. Politically it hardly goes beyond A Room of One's Own, and since now women can have their own property, it lets the spectator free to give her sight of relief and uncritically enjoy some nostalgic beauty.