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The Bechdel test asks whether a work of fiction features at least two women who talk to each other about something other than a man.
 
The Bechdel test asks whether a work of fiction features at least two women who talk to each other about something other than a man.
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Update: I recently found [https://laughterkey.com/post/186188922507/cleoselene-whitmerule-letzplaymurder-jane something on the Internet] that suggests that Jane Austen's fiction doesn't pass the ''reverse'' Bechdel test - no man has a conversation about something other than a woman. I have yet to verify, but it sounds right.
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12920237 10153620947338763 3509819528641337896 n.jpg

The Bechdel test asks whether a work of fiction features at least two women who talk to each other about something other than a man.

Update: I recently found something on the Internet that suggests that Jane Austen's fiction doesn't pass the reverse Bechdel test - no man has a conversation about something other than a woman. I have yet to verify, but it sounds right.