Welcome to Disney Debate!
Over the next 11 weeks, we’ll discuss each of the “official” Disney princesses. Read the information and question below and then use the comments section to join the debate. Engage with people’s comments by replying to them, and add your own points by creating a new comment. Comments must be civil to be included.
WEEK 2: CINDERELLA
Shoes and a dress. For critics of Cinderella, this is all the story boils down to. Chelsea Mize of Bustle writes, “Prince Charming likes [Cinderella] based solely on… well, her dress, we think. And her shoes.”
Would Prince Charming have fallen for Cinderella had she shown up to the ball in rags? What’s so important about the shoes, and the dress?