Public service broadcasting and the emergence of LGBT+ visibility: A comparative perspective on Ireland and Flanders

  title={Public service broadcasting and the emergence of LGBT+ visibility: A comparative perspective on Ireland and Flanders},
  author={P{\'a}raic Kerrigan and Florian Vanlee},
  journal={European Journal of Cultural Studies},
  pages={183 - 200}
Public Service Broadcasting in Europe and its centrality to cultural diversity has been established in relation to race, multiculturalism and gender, but LGBT+ sexual identity remains relatively absent from research. This article aims to address this gap by fostering a historical approach to examine the ways in which LGBT+ identities emerged on Public Service Broadcasting within Western Europe, specifically in Ireland and Flanders during the 1950s–1990s. Through a small-scale comparative case… 
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