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Deep Down Underground In the Closet: the “Bury Your Gays” Trope
This episode is for my graphic essay that discusses the “bury your gays” trope done to queer female characters. This trope is executed often and wrongly so. It affects the way queer women view themselves, how others view their relationships and identities, and how this trope perpetuates the idea that how they feel and exist is wrong. This idea needs to change.