Lady Bird Review

  • Dan Wright Nottingham Trrent University


The coming-of-age story is a genre often dominated by raucous set-pieces, overstated questions of the ‘self,’ heightened sexual emotion, contagious rebelliousness and fractured adolescent friendships; which is why it’s so surprising to find Greta Gerwig’s directorial-solo-debut, Lady Bird is instead bursting with a different theme: its unrepentant feminism.

How to Cite
WRIGHT, Dan. Lady Bird Review. Literary Cultures, [S.l.], v. 1, n. 2, apr. 2018. ISSN 2516-3310. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 03 feb. 2023.