I watched and cheered the wonderful moment of
Kathryn Bigelow conquering Mr.Oscar.
Why women through times immemorial must face the eternal challenge to exercise their capacities ,in any field one is deemed to be able, beats me.
Women are mothers, go through labor, an act that no man is capable of, of course an oxymoron, nevertheless a reminder of the absurd,that after all a battle ensues later on in life,when gender roles become an issue and a war.
Through history,Cleopatra,Nefertiti and a few others,Marie Curie,Marguerite Duras, Marie Laurencin, Maria Callas,Simone Weil and a long , long, and long list of names of women in every field proved themselves brilliant and capable.
But ha, in the history of the 82 years of Oscar, this year,the first one to recognize a woman,whew!
It is not a secret that women are known as I recently found the words here from another site,which match my train of thought: