A summary of Voices of Youth Advocates’ biphobic review controversy

A summary of Voices of Youth Advocates’ biphobic review controversy

In case you missed the ongoing saga of Voices of Youth Advocates’ (VOYA) biphobic review, there’s a summary I wrote over at bitopia.org. Some highlights include: A VOYA review for Kody Keplinger’s book Run warning of the main character mentioning their bisexuality, but not mentioning the sex scene between two straight characters. VOYA’s editor in chief confusing genderqueer with a sexuality, then telling off Tristina Wright for “revealing their child’s sexuality”, who simply mentioned their genderqueer child in a complaint to VOYA about the biphobic book review. The same editor…

Welcome To The Obscuricom

Welcome To The Obscuricom

Hello, I’m Alex Liddell and this is the first post on The Obscuricom, a blog about obscure, weird and relatively underrated topics in popular culture. While I intend “the obscure” to be the general theme of this website, I’ll also be using it as a portfolio for my other work and as a general platform to talk about things that interest me. As you can see the website has just gone live and there’s still a lot of work to be done, but I want to get straight into writing…