"The film, 'Miss Representation,' really resonated with me," Dawn wrote to me in an email exchange. "As I watched it, I kept calling my 16-year-old daughter into the room to look at segments with me. Segments regarding body image, beauty, objectification. I plan to have her and some friends -- male and female -- watch it together at our house when it airs on
The online version of Dawn's column received 21 comments, 111
The story continues for the Tribune this week.
Meanwhile, an update on the Chicago Forward: Education essay contest. We've received dozens of entries at our website, via email and by post.
There's a wide range of entries. Thanks everyone. We'll be back to you as soon as we have a chance to sort through them.