By Kelsey O'Regan, Contributing Intern What do we want? Quality LGBTQ representation. When do we want it? Now. This is the overture constantly heard ‘round the Internet world, long before but especially after queer fan favorite Commander Lexa was killed in season three of The 100. In the past few years, we’ve not only grown… Continue reading Being Critical About Criticism
By Rachael Hogan, Contributing Intern Conventions have been an integral part of fandom life for decades. They give fans a place to gather and meet other people who are just as passionate about TV shows, movies and books as they are. Today there are conventions held to celebrate everything from Star Wars to comic books;… Continue reading Opinion: A Case for Queer-Cons
By K. Peters Fact: Some people experience little to no sexual attraction to another human being. This is the basic definition of asexuality. Asexuality, like every other sexual orientation and gender identity, is a complex label given to a group of people who simply do not look at another person and have a desire to… Continue reading Pride Talks: Lets Talk About (A)Sex(uality), Baby!
If you have been following Queer Quality since January, you have seen us talk a great deal about the upcoming queer digital series called Kait & Nic. Six months later, the first two episodes of this four part mini series have finally been released on YouTube, making it's debut appropriately in the middle of Pride Month.… Continue reading Kait & Nic: The Queer Web Series You Didn’t Know You Needed
When we last spoke with Nicole Pacent about bisexuality and mental health, she explained that a common problem with mainstream media portraying bisexual characters, specifically, is the erasure of the character's bisexual nature. This is due in part to bisexuality being confused with polyamory to some degree, but the issue goes even further when developing a… Continue reading Pride Talks: Nicole Pacent on Bisexual Misrepresentation in Hollywood