Archive for: romance

Women’s Genre Fiction Fails the Bechdel Test

That’s a problem with the Bechdel Test, not with the fiction.

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Untrue Romance

The genre Quentin Tarnatino doesn’t get.

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Romance>Lit Fic

Ian McEwan’s Sweet Tooth and Solar.

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The Romance of the Closet

The closet in Orphan Black and in Pam Rosenthal’s The Edge of Impropriety.

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Can a Romance Novel Be Ambiguous?

Race and multiple meanings in Kathleen Gilles Seidel’s “More Than You Dreamed”

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Subtitled Love Affairs: Why Millions of Americans Prefer Korean Television

Less grit, more empathy.

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The Innocent Genre

Ian Mcewan and lit fic’s romance with romance.

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