Bisexuality and Fandom

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Trope · Genre
Synonyms: bi
Related: bisexuality
See Also: Mspec Fandom, Queer Fandom
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Bisexuality is a sexual orientation in which a person feels sexual attraction to more than one gender/sex of people.[1][2][3]

Bisexual Characters


  • There is some debate in the Legend of Korra fandom over whether Korra and Asami are bisexual or lesbian.[4] Given that both have been in relationships with Mako, general opinion likely leans more towards the former.


Video Games

History of the Genre

Discourse and Meta


Biphobia in Fandom

Example Fanworks


Communities & Resources


  1. ^ "The Bisexuality Report: Bisexual inclusion in LGBT equality and diversity" (PDF). Centre for Citizenship, Identity and Governance, The Open University. 2012. Retrieved 8 January 2020. Bisexuality generally refers to having attraction to more than one gender. 
  2. ^ Flanders, Corey E. (March 15, 2017). "Under the Bisexual Umbrella: Diversity of Identity and Experience". Journal of Bisexuality. Retrieved 8 January 2020. Bisexuality as a single identity encompasses so many different meanings and attractions and behaviors for people who explicitly identify as bisexual. The general identity definition most commonly used, attraction to more than one gender, then leaves room for the multitudinous expressions of that identity. 
  3. ^ "What is Bisexuality?". Full Read. Retrieved 8 January 2020. Bisexuality is a dynamic spectrum that includes all sexuality that isn't limited to one sex. 
  4. ^ u/yokartikdahaneler (22 July 2017). "On Korra's (and Asami's) sexual orientation". r/korrasami. Retrieved 5 January 2021. 
  5. ^ Wright, Steve (14 June 2018). "Assassin's Creed Odyssey gay, lesbian, straight, bisexual, asexual relationships are possible". Stevivor. Retrieved 5 January 2021. 

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