Posts Tagged: LGBT

Links: Tuesday, January 21st

Links: Tuesday, January 21st

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The mighty hunter A note on historical romance sales in print – Courtney Milan breaks out some hard sales figures to speak about how Harlequin doesn’t have a record of successfully selling historical romance in print and how “China-set historicals… Read more »

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Links: Saturday, January 18th

Links: Saturday, January 18th

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Parents at the Gap – Cute parents are cute. Writing Reality – Author Ruthie Knox has an interesting take on where the pressure comes from to write romance one way or another. I’m starting to wonder if I should be… Read more »

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Links: Thursday, January 9th

Links: Thursday, January 9th

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Guest Post and Giveaway: Solace Ames on Asian Sex Symbols and BDSM – Unf. The Bechdel Test Sets the Bar Too Low. Let’s Write a New One. – The article quotes figures showing that the movies that passed the Bechdel… Read more »

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Links: Thursday, January 2nd

Links: Thursday, January 2nd

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Soviet Postcards – If you like mid-century illustration, this site has some great stuff. All the Pretty Women – Foz Meadows takes on our obsession with beautiful women who don’t know they’re beautiful and how incredibly limiting it is for… Read more »

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Links: Saturday, November 30th

Links: Saturday, November 30th

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The Masculine Mystique: Custom Suits to Make Transgender and Female Clients Feel Handsome – This NYT article floated across my Facebook feed and I had to share it. An NYC tailor makes suits that fit female bodies without accentuating the… Read more »

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Links: Saturday, November 23rd

Links: Saturday, November 23rd

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Life-affirming advice. Abusive Tropes are not Romantic – Fangs for the Fantasy takes on paranormal romance’s problematic relationship dynamics. This post is why I’m not a big fan of the “romance is feminist” claim. It’s often reinforcing patriarchal ideas like… Read more »

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Links: Thursday, November 21st

Links: Thursday, November 21st

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People of Color in European Art History Love in Colour: Multicultural and Interracial Romance Novels – Mindy Hung is over at The Toast talking about multicultural romance. She offers some quick reviews of a handful of titles, then asks for… Read more »

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