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sasha_feather ([personal profile] sasha_feather) wrote in [community profile] access_fandom2009-11-12 09:42 pm

Linkspam on Representation #2

As this is rather a large topic, I'm being selective in what links get included. That said, feel free to drop links in comments! If anyone would like to assist with the linkspam, send me a PM or email.

Alas, A Blog: Fox's Glee, The stereotyping of fat black women, and making friends with the loser kid in the wheelchair (from April 23, 2009)

A Mandolyn and Ky: Glee and Disability

Bitch Magazine: Glee-ful Appropriation

[personal profile] jesse_the_k: With Glee! as a news hook, mainstream media acknowledges actors with disabilities

Cat in a Dog's World: Glee Fails in Representations (from Oct 14th 2009)

The Faster Times: Wheelchairs and Crutches: Glee vs. Breaking Bad

The Hathor Legacy: Glee Actually pretty much a letdown

[ profile] heather11483 Glee 1x09: Squee and some impressions

HMA Time: These Glee Fans Love the Show but are Concerned

[personal profile] kaz this is my brain shorting out because of UTTER FURY

meloukhia at This Ain't Livin': Glee: Wheels

Modern Commentaries: "Glee" Controversy (warning for language/unexamined privilege)

This LA Life: Glee's Not so Gleeful Take on Disability

Through a Deaf Lens: Hearing Actor in deaf blind role, "So What?," you say? (Includes many links)

[personal profile] trouble has several posts on Glee, the most recent are:
I can't sleep, so I'm thinking about Glee (Nov 11)
I don't even have a title that expresses the degree of contempt I have (Oct 24th)
sqbr: Torchwood spoilers for various episode numbers: Jack dies (torchwood spoilers)

[personal profile] sqbr 2009-11-13 08:14 am (UTC)(link)
3009 huh? And people are still talking about it! :) (which is to say: you got the date wrong on the first link, though I dare say most people will figure it out)