On this episode of The Vixen Hour radio, Christian Vega & I discuss the portrayal of sex work in science fiction and fantasy. The focus on the TV shows Firefly, Deadwood and Game of Thrones.
As a lover of television series and fantasy, enjoying shows which represent sex workers can be often really difficult. We discuss a few characters which are often brought up in discussions; Not all “positive” representations of sex work are as they might seem. We discuss the use of tropes and what it’s like viewing this media as a sex worker.