In this particular principal paradigm of monogamy, depictions of figures…

In this particular principal paradigm of monogamy, depictions of figures…

Through this principal paradigm of monogamy, depictions of figures who possess serial, monogamous relationships with both women and men are seldom look over as bisexual since their previous relationships ( by having a specific sex) are dismissed as perhaps maybe perhaps not significant. a vintage exemplory case of this might be Willow (Alyson Hannigan) in Buffy the Vampire Slayer, who’s depicted as straight when it comes to first couple of periods, during which time she’s a relationship with boyfriend Oz (Seth Green), and upon entering a relationship with Tara (Amber Benson) is later depicted being a lesbian. Her previous relationships with and curiosity about guys becomes re written as “not real” (or otherwise not as as “real” as her newfound lesbian love) and therefore any prospective bisexuality is erased.

Too visibility that is often bisexual people to locate relationship histories which subvert the dominant ideals of monogamy, regardless if they on their own are regularly monogamous. Alan Cumming, star and bi advocate, stated in a job interview on NPR’s outdoors in 2014:

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