Great LGBTQ+ Characters in Speculative Fiction

What:
Panel
When:
11:00 AM, Sunday 16 Feb 2020 (50 minutes)
Where:
Marina 3
Tags:
FantasyScience FictionLiteratureSocial Issues
Discussion:
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Let’s consider some vivid examples — from Le Guin’s Estraven and Kushner’s Richard St Vier to TV’s Captain Jack, Carey’s Phedra, and Muir’s Gideon. Looking at these and other portraits: Who feels the most real? Who are our favorites? Is progress measured by how much their sexuality/gender is a character detail, not a big deal? What are we (still) waiting for?

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