Thanks for the great postThanks for the great post Dana. I found the producer's comments directing the viewer to take the story seriously revealing. I think it underscores a troubling consequence of the recent irony-soaked comedy culture for queer (and all political) movem ...
Productively irreconcilableGreat clips and commentary, (I can't wait to use them in class next week; thanks for the help with my lesson plan!). In particular, I appreciate your final discussion about the pitfalls of the notion of queer/citizenship. Your discussion (like the ...
The production process forThe production process for these shows would likely be great sites for exploring how the producers' personal theories about gay identity politics (and the media's role in them) get negotiated in relation to the commerical imperatives, organizati ...