June 01, 2011

The Queering of Renly and Loras in Game of Thrones

by Aubrey Sitterson

At first glance, the depiction of Renly and Loras as a homosexual couple in the Game of Thrones appears to be a radical departure from the novels on which the televised version is based, but upon closer inspection, it was there, it just wasn't so...outthere.