Popular Culture Review Vol. 28, No. 2, Summer 2017 - Page 76

“‘Woman Inherits the Earth’”: Deconstructing Jurassic Park as an Early Text in Third-Wave Feminism By Graeme Wilson, Bowling Green State University Abstract: Jurassic Park is popularly cited as one of the greatest science fiction films ever produced. An instant pop culture phenomenon, the film takes place in the eponymous theme park, which features genetically recreated dinosaurs as the main attractions. Although Jurassic Park’s overarching theme is man’s interference with nature, this essay argues that Jurassic Park [[[ۜ\[X\H^[\ ]]H[Z[\KXܚY[]Y[HX\H NNLˈ\]˜YZ[\][ۈ\[\[HX[K\\X\[HY]Y\H]X\[Y]K]]˜\]H[]\8$\H[[[Y\YH[X[H8$\[\Xۙ X\]^[\™[[ۚ[\[[\]HY]\܈܈[Z[[]K\ܝ\\\\[\]]B\X\\^H[\\Hܚ]X[^X[[[\\و\\X\[܈XYXX[YB[[\]\ܝH[Z[\[\]][ۈوH[K\^X[[[\\\۝\Y]H]\]\H]Y]ۜ\[و[][^ۘ\[HY[Y\و\ ]]B[Z[\KH[[X]H[و\\^H\\\[HܛX[^][ۈ[[[ۈق[Z[\H[[\YYXK\XX[HYY^[Z[[XH[\[H[\[YYXB^\\\X\˂^]ܙΈ\\X\\]K[Z[\K[\\]X\KX[ܞK\[Y[\]YH\\X\]Y[\Y[H[[HYZܙ\[Y\HY[XBXpۈ]YHH[XYˈH[K]YHYH[[Y[H[\H[[0[[Y[BY\[[\]YH[p]X\0ۚ[[]YHY[Hۈ[]\[[]X[Y[HXܙXY[œH]Xpۈ[\[ ZY[\]YH[[XH[\[H\]YH\\X\H[\\[XH[XHۈH]\[^K\H[^[\[Y[H]YH\]YH\\X[Xp[\H[[B[Y\^[[Z[\[H\\HK]YH]HܚY[[[\[Hp[ŒNNL XH]YHHYZ[\Xpۈ\0H\][Y[H\Y\HHX\\]YH\\XœYYH\\[[HYYY]X\[ ۈ\[]\[[]]]\[%]YH\0[›[YXY\H\[X\%\\[[H]YY[HY[H\KHHZ\XH^ܙX[[HY]0YܘH[\]HHH[Z[ZYY \H\H\[H\H\\\H[^[š[\]]]H[\YXpۈ[\XH[[[\\^X[ܰ]XH\]YH\\XYX[