• Why It Matters That Latina Goths Are Getting Their Moment in "Wednesday"

    13 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    Netflix's "Wednesday" is not the typical Latina representation we're used to seeing. Assistant professor of Media Studies at the University of South Florida's Department of Communication Dr. Diana Leon-Boys says we've become accustomed to the "can-do Latina" girl. From shows like " The Expanding Universe of Ashley Garcia " to Marvel's "Runaways," this Latina can do anything she sets her mind to thanks to her positive attitude. She's a plucky go-getter, a pleaser, and if she faces any systemic barriers, they are not described and certainly not ascribed to sexism or racism.
    "She can do it...
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