'Queer Game Studies' Aims to Break Entrenched Binaries

'Queer Game Studies' Aims to Break Entrenched Binaries

By Mantas Krisciunas

This collection exemplifies what great benefits the wider gaming community stands to reap as people of more diverse backgrounds find themselves comfortable within that community. 17 Oct 2017 // 10:30 AM

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"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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