The novella Every Heart a Doorway asks “what happens to the kids who come back from those portal fantasy adventures we all know and love, but can’t quite adjust to life back in the so-called real world?” On a deeper, even more metatextual level, the story also asks “what if we took all that queerness bubbling away in the portal fantasy genre and brought it to the surface?”
Presented at the South Australian Gender, Sex, and Sexuality conference 2019, and now recorded and YouTube-ified for ease of access!
5 responses to “Queer Allegory and Queer Actuality in Every Heart a Doorway”
This was a really interesting talk (and I really need to read this book!)
Thank you! I would definitely recommend it (you know, for your ever-growing TBR pile 😛 )
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