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Alison Bechdel

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This article is about the character. For the guest star, see Alison Bechdel.
Alison Bechdel
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Character Information
Female ♀
Hair: Black
Occupation: Cartoonist
First Appearance: "Springfield Splendor"
Voiced by: Herself

Alison Bechdel is an American cartoonist.


She took part in the Chicks With Pix panel at Bi-Mon-Sci-Fi-Con one month. She spoke about her "Bechdel test", which is an observation she made about how women in TV and movies are rarely seen talking about something other than a man. Marge mentioned that she should tell her husband about it, to which Bechdel hit a button that started an animation on the screen about Marge failing the Bechdel test.

Bechdel is also the author of Fun Home.