Radical queer dating
Not because they are gay, but because Sarah Paulson is dating the crypt keeper.” Depictions of significant lesbian age differences were mostly the stuff of subculture before this year, when a number of films pushed the phenomenon into the mainstream spotlight.
Three films released in 2015 that centered on lesbian characters — Paul Weitz’s Grandma, Peter Sollett’s Freeheld, and most recently, Todd Haynes’ Carol — all involved intergenerational romantic relationships.
It was Chaubal’s first time at a salon, when both women were in the early stages of their gender transitions; a lot of traditionally feminine activities still had the sparkling sheen of newness.
“If we’d been the same age, we would have hooked up that first weekend,” says Martela.
According to their social media PDA, at least, actors Holland Taylor (age 72) and Sarah Paulson (age 40), are ridiculously, deeply in love.
My colleague Sarah Karlan recently rounded up the sweetest tweets exchanged between the newly public couple.
But they’re rarely read as the wives that they are. Stop.”“Power exchanges between women are always pathologized,” Myles says.
“I’ve been shocked at the audacity of that,” says M.
“I don’t go around asking people about their relationships.
They joked about their jobs and Dungeons & Dragons.
“I hadn’t had that close a friendship in years, honestly,” Martela adds.
Straight men think that’s OK to ask.”Greta Martela, 46, and Nina Chaubal, 24, also say their relationship gets misinterpreted.