When Barbie Went to War With Bratz

Jill Lepore looks at the problem of defining intellectual property when it comes to what young girls should play with: “The feud between Barbie and Bratz occupies the narrow space between thin lines: between fashion and porn, between originals and copies, and between toys for girls and rights for women.”

Source: The New Yorker
Published: Jan 17, 2018
Length: 18 minutes (4,700 words)
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