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TV’s Intersectionality

TV’s Intersectionality

December 29, 2017 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

To truly become more diverse, TV has to start telling the stories of the rest of the world.

Scoring Shows

Scoring Shows

October 10, 2017 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

Calculating the value of a queer show.

Riverdale’s Bisexual Toni Topaz – Yea or Nay?

Riverdale’s Bisexual Toni Topaz – Yea or Nay?

July 31, 2017 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

Riverdale is going to have a bisexual, and I’m pretty skeptical about the whole thing.

The Mathematical Defeminization of Supergirl

The Mathematical Defeminization of Supergirl

February 27, 2017 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

We can be heroes as long as men speak.

Queer Positive TV: Degrassi: Next Class

Queer Positive TV: Degrassi: Next Class

January 8, 2017 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

The best Canadians kid show you may not be watching.

November ’16 Roundup

November ’16 Roundup

December 1, 2016 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

November was not as deadly as previously expected. So there’s that.

Newborn Syndrome

Newborn Syndrome

November 25, 2016 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

Coming out doesn’t always get the party started.

Alex Danvers: Delayed Born Lesbian

Alex Danvers: Delayed Born Lesbian

November 8, 2016 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

It finally happened. The CW introduced a lesbian in a way that didn’t make us all wince. And they did it twice.

Death, Lesbians, Virtual Reality, and Hope

Death, Lesbians, Virtual Reality, and Hope

October 24, 2016 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

Where in a show that otherwise would have been perfect is the tipping point for the most dead lesbians in a year.

Bulletproof Vest Your Gays (And Renew Wynonna Earp)

Bulletproof Vest Your Gays (And Renew Wynonna Earp)

July 12, 2016 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

We saved the gays! Can we give them season two?

The Diversity (and Unoriginality) of Death

The Diversity (and Unoriginality) of Death

June 16, 2016 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

Death is overdone on TV, it’s boring, and too many lesbians are still dying!

You Can’t Fight While Killing

You Can’t Fight While Killing

June 10, 2016 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

The summary is Ilene Chaiken is a piece of work.