1 Dorothy had her own goals and hopes and dreams and for a
woman in that time, it was seen as unusual for her to be able
to achieve them.
2 Stereotypical girl with a dog, but then turns and changed the
story line when she meets the munchkins.
3 Dorothy has that thing about her that she has to be liked and do well to all, and hat
could be seen that she has that attitude as she is a female.
4 The yellow brick road in The Wizard Oz connotes happiness as that is what the colour yellow
conveys therefore Dorothy creates the picture of hope, which then draws more people in as
they want to watch a happy film.
5 By there being a witch involved, it creates the stereotypical story line of the antagonist and the
protagonist, and as Dorothy is the main character, she is the good.