Marvel Comics artist says Disney is phasing out ‘Slave Leia’ in ‘Star Wars’ imagery

To some the costume made Princess Leia an intergalactic pinup fantasy, but to others it underscores the objectification of women in popular entertainment. Thirty-two years after Jedi first hit theaters, the debate still rages. Comic book artist J. Scott Campbell, who has worked on Marvel’s Star Wars titles, recently created a stir by saying that Disney is phasing out depictions of “Slave Leia” in art and merchandise going forward.

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