Princess no more: How some fans prefer to remember Carrie Fisher


Everyone remembers Carrie Fisher from her Princess Leia days, but it was her role as General Organa that some fans cherish most.

Toronto-based writer Anne Thériault made her case on Twitter today shortly after hearing of the Star Wars icon’s death. For her role in The Force Awakens, Fisher was neither young nor traditionally Hollywood “sexy.” 

She was fierce, mature and dedicated to justice — qualities we don’t typically see in our female stars.

as a kid Ms. Fisher helped teach me that women could fight monsters

as an adult she helped teach me that we can fight our own monsters

— Saladin Ahmed (@saladinahmed) December 27, 2016 Read more…

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