Appropriating Audre : On The Need to Locate the Oppressor Within Us

Appropriations of Lorde not only rob her work of nuance, sensuality, and creativity, but also fail to do what she asked most of feminist movements: to center a racial analysis in feminist and queer work.

Audre Lorde's ABC's of Fighting Fascism: It's Time for All of Us to Face our History

When I don’t know what to do, I turn to the Lorde. And right now, a lot of us don’t know what to do. Read more »

Shed a Queer Tear as “Fun Home” Departs from Broadway

When it opened on Broadway in April 2015 Fun Home was an instant hit, bringing powerful queer representation to the stage. Read more »

Lesbian Coming-of-Age Novel "Juliet Takes a Breath" Is a Breath of Fresh Air

The novel by Gabby Rivera centers on a Puerto Rican lesbian who's trying to make sense of the world.  Read more »

"Carol" is the Lesbian-Centric Christmas Movie of My Dreams

Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara shine.  Read more »

Vampires, Psychics, and Ghosts: A Look at Queer Women in Horror

They scare your cats, make the room go cold, and sometimes try to hypnotize young innocents.  Read more »

Oh Joy Sex Toy: What I Learned from "Girl Sex 101"

Oh Joy Sex Toy is a weekly comics series that graphically explores sex and sexuality. This week, Erika Moen reviews the new book "Girl Sex 101." Read more »

Hooray for "The Fosters," the Show About a Dynamic Family With Two Moms.

Women, and especially lesbian women, have historically not had the luxury of seeing ourselves portrayed realistically or positively on the small screen. Read more »

10 Films I Love About Queer Women of Color

Lets not beat around the bush, American cinema has some serious diversity issues. Read more »

One-Sentence Reviews of the Lesbian Netflix Canon

Lez face it: when you're a ladygay like myself, cruising the internet for something to watch, you realize very quickly that there are a whole lot fewer gay films in the world to watch than straight flms.  Read more »

This is the Summer of Lesbian Web Series

There is a whole wide world beyond The L WordRead more »

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One-Sentence Reviews of the Lesbian Netflix Canon

Lez face it: when you're a ladygay like myself, cruising the internet for something to watch, you realize very quickly that there are a whole lot... Read more »