Examines women in combat in a number of Tolkien’s and Lewis’s works, finding that their portrayals have one thing in common: battles are ugly when women fight.
Fredrick, Candice and McBride, Sam
"Battling the Woman Warrior: Females and Combat in Tolkien and Lewis,"
Mythlore: A Journal of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and Mythopoeic Literature: Vol. 25
, Article 4.
Available at: http://dc.swosu.edu/mythlore/vol25/iss3/4