From Ariel Sobel:
Link: By refusing to bury its gays, Wynonna Earp changes the TV game
“This genre is particular, is fresh for subverting it and taking all of those traditional male roles and replacing them with women or people of color and LGBTQ characters. It just felt like it was a way to reinvent something that lived in the land of the patriarchy and make it completely, completely fresh. The myth is that the American West is a place you can reinvent yourself, it’s a place of individuality, but it seemed to have only been a place where white men got to be the heroes.” Continue reading.