Superheroines and Our Psyches

Batgirl and Wonder Woman have changed over time, but psychoanalyst Hilda Fernandez and interviewer Frieda Werden cling to favourite earlier versions that formed their identities.

Host(s): Frieda Werden
Featured Speakers/Guests: Hilda Fernandez is a psychoanalyst, a co-founder of the Lacan Salon, and an Associate of Simon Fraser University Institute for the Humanities. Since this interview was conducted in 2014, Fernandez has written a doctoral dissertation in Geography, looking at images of fascism and the rise of authoritarianism.

Credits: Interview by Frieda Werden. Co-editor, Annie Roach, host of Arts Edge on CJSF-FM, Burnaby.

http://wings.org/ftp/2017%20series/WINGS30-17SuperheroinePsyches-28_43.mp3