Feministic Critique: How The Grinch Who Stole Christmas

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Feministic Critique: How The Grinch Who Stole Christmas How The Grinch Who Stole Christmas, is a poem written by Dr. Seuss. The superiority of males, is a hidden message shown in this poem. The story is about a man who wants to stop Christmas. He does this by stealing all the presents form the Who family. He comes across Cindy-Lou Who. The first and almost immediate impression we are given is that she is small and tiny. “Little Cindy-Lou Who……. this tiny Who daughter,”. In comparison to the Grinch (who is big), Cindy-Lou is inferior to the Grinch because of her size. This also suggests that women in this time were seen as inferior to men or looked up men (in relation to height). Cindy-Lou is the only female character in this poem. This goes
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