LGBTQIA Scholarship Roundup for April 26, 2017

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By Emilia Marcyk Current scholarship and academic news addressing LGBTQIA identities and concerns, of interest to librarians, educators, and information professionals. Publications Bartholomaeus, Clare, et al. “The Capacity of South Australian Primary School Teachers and Pre-Service Teachers to Work with Trans and Gender Diverse Students.” Teaching & Teacher Education, vol. 65, July 2017, pp. 127-135.¬† […]


Autostraddle ranks every queer female television storyline in 2015

By John Mack Freeman Autostraddle¬†released a ranking of the 83 television storylines in 2015 to feature a queer woman. While of course any ranking is ultimately in the eye of the viewer, we wanted to pass this along as a fairly comprehensive list of representation in the past year. You can view the entire list […]


GLAAD publishes television guide to LGBT characters, cancels future reports

By John Mack Freeman This past week, GLAAD released their annual Network Responsibility Index. This index has for the last nine years been a barometers for the quantity and quality of LGBT representation by different television providers. This year, Fox became the first major network to receive an A+ score, and almost¬†every network examined received […]