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”Bad Girls Changed My Life”: Homonormativity in a Women’s Prison Drama

Herman, Didi (2003) ”Bad Girls Changed My Life”: Homonormativity in a Women’s Prison Drama. Critical Studies in Media Communication, 20 (2). pp. 141-159. ISSN 1529-5036. (doi:10.1080/07393180302779)

Abstract

This paper explores representations of sexuality in a popular British television drama. The author argues that the program in question, Bad Girls, a drama set in a women’s prison, conveys a set of values that are homonormative. In other words, unlike other mainstream

within popular culture from which meanings of gender and sexuality can be contested.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1080/07393180302779
Subjects: K Law
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > Kent Law School
Depositing User: A. Davies
Date Deposited: 19 Dec 2007 19:03 UTC
Last Modified: 23 Jan 2020 04:00 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/1570 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Herman, Didi: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5691-5793
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