Textual Analysis & Representation
This is an area which we haven’t explored as much as the others so I thought I’d put something together.
Here’s a lesson plan and glossary terms which you will find really helpful:lesson_transgender_representations
Here’s an article from GLAAD (Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation) where they review the last ten years of trans representation.
Here’s a pretty good Prezi about representation of trans people from the past to the present. Some cool things in it which could be useful.
And from The Independent:
But remember, it is all about how:
- Position, movement, proxemics
is used to represent trans people. We will look at a clip from either Transparent or Orange is the New Black in class today and apply our understanding of ideology and representation to it. We’ll be focusing on how the technical areas challenge or conform to ideological representations of trans people and issues.