Keep It Right - Homeland: The Female Body, Disability, and Nation

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Joelle Rouleau


feminism, disability, Homeland (TV series)


This article will look at how Homeland’s main character, Carrie Mathison, is used as a metaphor for the current cultural state of fear in the post-9/11 United States by demonstrating the effects of internalized sexism and ableism within the representation of a disabled woman’s experience in the articulation of her gender, race, disability, and sexuality.

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