The Consolation Narrative

I forgot to self-promote! Check out this article I wrote about the televisor…

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“Period dramas, for all their varied success otherwise, keep minority narratives in the past. These stories about black men and women in corsets, their struggles for equal place in society, are positive but essentially limited spheres of character and theme. Even still, they’ve become a crutch.”

It’s over on Fiction Diversity, Em Liu‘s awesome blog with a particular focus, one that’s much appreciated and becomes increasingly urgent each passing, teeth-gnashing day.

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