Sep
30

September Update

Hi everyone! My research has taken a slight shift, and I’ve been looking at the use of online discourse as a means to negotiate the lack of physical spaces. Considering that many of the consistent LGBT+ space (i.e., outside of Pride events) tend to cater to adults who have an interest in sexual and romantic…
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Aug
29

August Update

Hi everyone! Now that I’m officially back in school I thought it would be the perfect time for an update. My current game plan for my thesis is to organize the data that I found over the summer and do more reading. I’ve been having a hard time finding sources that look at both sexuality…
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Jul
31

July Update

July has been a busy month for me in all aspects of my life so this update is going to be very brief. So far I’ve still been gathering theoretical background for my work which now includes looking at the parasocial relationships created by the internet. While the people who are in direct contact with…
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Jul
02

Better Late Than Never

Hi everyone! Sorry, I’m a little late with an update post but trying to organize my life post-conference has been very hectic. In June I went to the Queer History conference at San Francisco State University and was able to listen to talks from various queer studies academics. While my thesis is not in history…
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May
30

May Update

Hi everyone! Since the semester has ended I’ve been working on getting ready for my upcoming research trip to San Francisco, California. I will be attending a Queer History Conference hosted by The Committee on LGBT History and the GLBT Historical Society. Besides preparing for the conference I’ve been working on background research and organizing…
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