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Netflix’s Bridgerton series got you craving romance with diversity? Here’s a list of historical romance novels – ABC News

Shonda Rhimes’s Netflix series brought millions more to an already popular genre and left fans wanting more that white, heteronormative stories. Here’s a reading…

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Love is a political act. Likewise, whose stories of love we tell are political. At different points of time, certain types of love (interracial and/or same-sex relationships for instance) have been viewed as lesser, treated as illegitimate or been outright illegal.
It’s one of the reasons Shonda Rhimes’s series Bridgerton is so interesting; the show imagines an alternate version of Regency-era London, one that includes Black and Brown people in the aristocracy.
And with 82 million households tuning…

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