The numbers are troubling sufficient, but what exactly is much more unpleasant and telling about that list is the fact that one bisexual character detailed is Catherine Tramell, played by Sharon rock, within the film Basic Instinct. Tramell is a hypersexual serial killer who has quick and empty love affairs with women and men, which end whenever Tramell murders her enthusiast. The bisexualвЂќ that isвЂњhypersexual the вЂњconfused but really lesbian or gayвЂќ characters are essentially the only tropes by which bisexual figures are noticed on tv, in films, and, yes, into the theater.
You might think by using the theatreвЂ™s groundbreaking strides for homosexual, lesbian, and transgender representation when you look at the ageye that is publice.g.: The Normal Heart, Hedwig as well as the Angry Inch, Fun Home), that theater would additionally be paving the way in which for bisexual representation in culture. Continue reading “A part that is large of not enough representation may be the misunderstanding… KalindaвЂ™s sex had been a shock!”