Syreeta McFadden

Syreeta McFadden is a writer and a professor of English. Her work has appeared in the New York Times Magazine, Rolling Stone, BuzzFeed News and elsewhere.

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Brandy and Whitney Houston appear in Cinderella in 1997. (Photo: Walt Disney / Storyline/Citadel/Kobal/REX/Shutterstock) Views
Tuesday, May 07, 2019
The Cinderella Story Has Always Evolved With the Times. Rebecca Solnit's Update Is Overdue.
Cinderella is one of the oldest myths in the world; versions of the rags-to-riches tale date as far back as to the Greeks . At its core, it is a story of transformation and further — beyond the gloss and the societal implications about beauty — it is a story about self-discovery through the triumph...
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