Feminist Perspectives on Orange Is the New Black: Thirteen by April Kalogeropoulos Householder,Adrienne Trier-Bieniek

By April Kalogeropoulos Householder,Adrienne Trier-Bieniek

given that its 2013 premier, Orange Is the recent Black has develop into Netflix’s so much watched sequence, garnering severe compliment and diverse awards and advancing the cultural phenomenon of binge-watching. educational meetings now repeatedly characteristic panels discussing the exhibit, and the ebook on which it's dependent is well known direction fabric at many universities. but little paintings has been released on OINTB.
The sequence has sparked debate: does it have a good time range or is it instructed from the viewpoint of white privilege, with characters embodying one of the most racist and sexist stereotypes in tv historical past? This choice of new essays is the 1st to investigate the show’s a number of layers of that means. studying Orange Is the hot Black from a few feminist views, the participants disguise issues akin to gender, race, category, sexuality, transgenderism, mass incarceration and the felony business advanced, incapacity, and sexual assault.

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