Are gay bars a barometer for LGBTQ integration?

GAY

The Westgate public house in Gloucester closed this week. So? Pubs close all the time. But The Westgate was Gloucester’s only gay bar and its closure has left Gloucestershire without a gay bar. Read more here… Inevitably, there was some wailing and gnashing of teeth associated with the closure and … Continue reading

Share Button

What cisgender actors bring to trans* characters

dallas-buyers

Really interesting article by Eleven for the Transadvocate about how casting cisgender actors in trans* roles only adds to the invisibility of the trans* community. I couldn’t agree more with Eleven’s argument. The privileges enjoyed by cisgender actors over trans* actors and the paucity of trans* roles available mean that … Continue reading

Share Button