Monthly Archives: October 2013

Bambi in Bondage: Smith’s Look at the Readers of 50 Shades

When is bad literature considered good? When it’s a best-seller. You’ll be lucky to find someone who hasn’t heard of 50 Shades of Grey. In August 2012, there were over 1000 related stories in the British press, and this week … Continue reading

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100% Sapphic Goddess Myth; or, The Problems of Glee’s Views on Bisexuality

Readers, I am furious. Though my blog would suggest I’m an angry person, I’m pretty chilled. And tonight, I am raging. And of course, the source of all my anger is Glee. Glee prides itself on being an advocate for … Continue reading

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Review — West Side Story at Sunderland’s Empire Theatre (2013)

Last night, I went to the opening night of West Side Story at Sunderland’s Empire Theatre. The musical has sold out internationally on its tour, and boasts second place on Film4’s Top 50 Musicals list. The hype surrounding it was … Continue reading

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