Prepare several hot dogs, put your pagers on silent mode, and get ready to dive into Alice Wu's first feature film, 2004's Saving Face. Joining us with, really, only good things to say about this movie is Laurel's other (and first!) co-host from the podcast Working Classy. Episode Transcript: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1qbPtrqYOAq1f4WSauQQ1bGHRZJNAEvF0t5fOc6x1kj8/edit?usp=sharing Much thanks to @badportraitfanart for their help transcribing! (Please follow them at https://instagram.com/badportraitfanart/) We talk about... GAY PANIC! So much representation it was initially unbearable for some of us! Wil's strangely thorough oral hygiene The struggle to make timeless, iconic Joan Chen seem like Wil's frumpy mom How the film has to juggle TWO whole love stories in 90 minutes Hot dogs We referenced Drunk Lesbians Watch "Saving Face" (Feat. Ashly Perez, Michelle Krusiec & Lynn Chen): https://youtu.be/gQnvxtMeoUI Check out Isabel and Laurel on Working Classy: http://anchor.fm/workingclassy--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sapphiccultureclub/message
This episode features "55 Plaque" written by Isabel Lee. Published in the March 2021 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker. The text version of this story can be found at: https://clarkesworldmagazine.com/lee_03_21 Support us on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/join/clarkesworld?
This episode features "Certainty" written by Isabel Lee. Published in the September 2020 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker. The text version of this story can be found at: http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/lee_09_20 Support us on Patreon at http://patreon.com/clarkesworld