Author Archives: Talia

About Talia

Talia is an asexual, nonbinary, vegan-feminist that drinks a lot of coffee and stays up very late playing Blizzard video games and writing fiction. They are working on a PhD in Environmental Studies where they think a lot about oppression as intersectional and impacting identities differentially. Talia has a particular fondness for asexuality, fandom, and Critical Animal Studies. Their personal blog is petuniaparty.tumblr.com

Question of the Month: May 14th, 2019.

How explicit do you think ace representation needs to be?  One of the most popular examples of claimed to be ace characters I can think of is Sherlock from the BBC version. Apparently actor Benedict Cumberbatch affirmed Sherlock as asexual, … Continue reading

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Question of the Month: April 16th, 2019.

How do you feel about participating in studies on asexuality?  Some other related questions you can answer: do you participate whenever you see a study? Are you concerned about who the author is? Do you feel differently about studies made … Continue reading

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Question of the Month: February 12, 2019.

How do you identify politically?  The contributors on this blog have decided to turn Question of the Week into Question of the Month. Welcome to our first Question of the Month! New questions will be posted on a Tuesday in … Continue reading

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Question of the week: January 1, 2019.

Do you have a New Year’s resolution? What is it? Or why not?  I’ve never been big on New Year’s resolutions. If I want to do something I will motivate myself. Starting at the beginning of the year never resonated … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: December 4th, 2018.

Do you have any ace or other lgbtq+ family members?  Everyone in my family is straight, cisgender, or closeted and hasn’t come out yet. I’ve never noticed before and only realized when I thought about asking this question today. I … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: November 20th, 2018.

If you could change anything about dating to make it easier, what would you change?  I love online dating but I wish I could change the speed of it. I usually tell people something like “I go slower than the … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: November 6th, 2018.

How do you feel about your physical appearance?  Maybe six or seven years ago in a gender studies class of all women and afab nonbinary students the professor asked if any of us were actually happy with our appearance. She … Continue reading

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