How GLOW’s Arthie & Yolanda Spent Season Three Erasing Both Asexuality & Bisexuality

By Kelsey O’Regan **GLOW Season 3 Spoilers ahead** I’m used to getting burned by poor LGBTQIA representation. I’ve watched my favorite queer characters die immediately after a moment of pure joy, watched showrunners dance around labels for the sake of plot, and watched one stereotype after another get introduced and then promptly written off. WhatContinue reading “How GLOW’s Arthie & Yolanda Spent Season Three Erasing Both Asexuality & Bisexuality”

Being Critical About Criticism

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 grownContinue reading “Being Critical About Criticism”

Kait & Nic: The Queer Web Series You Didn’t Know You Needed

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”

Pride Talks: Nicole Pacent on Bisexual Misrepresentation in Hollywood

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 aContinue reading “Pride Talks: Nicole Pacent on Bisexual Misrepresentation in Hollywood”

Pride Talks: The Importance of Equal Queer Representation

From the time we are prepubescent children the “birds and the bees” are taught to us by our parents, TV, churches, and occasionally our peers. I, myself, was asked if I was a virgin in the fourth grade, scoffed and said no… because I had no idea what a virgin was, but I certainly wasn’tContinue reading “Pride Talks: The Importance of Equal Queer Representation”