Articles Posted in the " queer " Category

  • LGBTQ+ Representation for a General Audience

    This week the fifth episode of Star Trek: Discover “Choose Your Pain” introduced a same sex couple – Stamets and Culber – which is being hailed as an amazing moment for LGBTQ+ representation. I’ve been thinking about the portrayal of this same sex couple and why I am at once very pleased with it, but also […]

  • Good As Dead: How Yuri!!! on Ice Changed My Life

    “If you don’t have any inspiration left, you’re as good as dead.” – Yuri Plisetsky (Yuri!!! on Ice) Sometimes a certain piece of media comes along and sweeps us away. It can be a book, a TV show, an anime, anything. Something clicks and our feet get knocked out from under us. It resonates through […]

  • Kawaii Kon 2017 Panel: Let’s Celebrate Yuri!! On Ice

    Kawaii Kon 2017 happened over the weekend featuring many great cosplayers and fan works from the hit show Yuri on Ice. The fandom has become a large presence in the anime community, and Kawaii Kon 2017 was no exception.  YOI fans showed up in force on the convention floor and at the panel.  On Sunday […]