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"Hysteria" Shows The War on Women Is Nothing New | Care2 Causes

"Hysteria" Shows The War on Women Is Nothing New | Care2 Causes

Tanya Wexler’s new romantic comedy “Hysteria” is deeper than it appears on the surface. The film uses the real and little-known history of the vibrator and hysteria in Victorian England as a backdrop for the fictional story of an ambitious young doctor, Mortimer Granville (Hugh Dancy) and Charlotte Dalrymple (Maggie Gyllenhaal), an early suffragette. While the movie treats its subject matter with a light hand, Charlotte’s activism on behalf of working class London women and agitation for women’s political rights strikes a deeper chord. Wexler may have chosen to focus on the humorous aspects of the setting and characters, but the premise carries unavoidable parallels to the modern feminist movement and the current war on women in American politics. In the 1880s, London was experiencing an epidemic of “female hysteria,” a medical diagnosis that encompassed everything from gy...

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