9 episodes

Are we living in a bisexual renaissance? From Ancient China to TikTok, writers, hosts and ex-gfs Mary & Ell explore what it really means to be a modern bisexual.

“I still regretfully shag men... I guess that’s what bi is” - anon.

Written, created and hosted by Ell Potter and Mary Higgins

Sound design, music and production by Tom Foskett Barnes

Research by Eve Brandon, Robin Craig, Ell Potter and Mary Higgins

Graphic design by Madison Coby

Produced by Ellie Keel

Life of Bi: A Slippery History of Bisexuality Hotter Project

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Are we living in a bisexual renaissance? From Ancient China to TikTok, writers, hosts and ex-gfs Mary & Ell explore what it really means to be a modern bisexual.

“I still regretfully shag men... I guess that’s what bi is” - anon.

Written, created and hosted by Ell Potter and Mary Higgins

Sound design, music and production by Tom Foskett Barnes

Research by Eve Brandon, Robin Craig, Ell Potter and Mary Higgins

Graphic design by Madison Coby

Produced by Ellie Keel

    Episode 8: möbius

    Episode 8: möbius

    The best goodbyes are short and sweet. Featuring Blu del Barrio, Star Trek, and a mathematician called Möbius.

    • 13 min
    Episode 7: f*ck the pie

    Episode 7: f*ck the pie

    How do you measure a bi? From 1900s sexologists to Buzzfeed quizzes, trying to quantify queerness is a cultural obsession. But we have an antidote to the madness: meet the Mother of Bisexuality, Lani Ka’ahumanu.

    • 29 min
    Episode 6: leaping lesbians

    Episode 6: leaping lesbians

    Ever heard of the Lesbian Sex Wars? The 1970s were rife with separatist lesbians telling people who and how they should fuck. But the bisexuals weren’t listening. Strap up and strap on, it’s about to get kinky. Featuring Patrick Califia.

    • 33 min
    Episode 5: octopus

    Episode 5: octopus

    A minisode about porn and octopuses. Featuring Samantha Sun.

    • 17 min
    Episode 4: going viral

    Episode 4: going viral

    Are we like, trendy now?! Bisexual TikTokers get millions of likes for bi-themed dances and songs, but is it really a queer utopia free from shame? Featuring Daz Elborn, Connie Chong, and Jess Ensley.

    • 26 min
    on the down low

    on the down low

    Why all the secrecy? During the AIDS crisis, bisexuals became “the bogeyman” and many had to stay underground. Featuring Dr. Marcus Patterson and Christian Nduwayo.

    • 24 min

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