Gender Roles In Mulan

Words: 203
Pages: 1

Over the past decades, the world’s perception of women has changed and allowed women to enjoy their freedom in a way that they have never had experienced. Women have been liberated to have economic, educational, vocational, and social rights and freedom. However, gender roles issues are still prominent in our society. It is evident in media ranging from literature, photography, advertisement to film. Mulan, a children film made by Walt Disney in 1998, is an example that successfully broadcasts how gender roles can affect a person’s identity in China during Hans Dynasty. The plot centers around Mulan, a young woman who her family believes that she should marry a rich man and be a good housewife. At that time when the Mongol tribe invaded China,