Use these blogs to find more diverse characters in media, or to create your own. Explore blogs organized by type of diversity. Or, all the same links but organized by type of media. Writers can check out blogs for writers.
Ever felt weird, isolated, or misunderstood because you care so very much about finding characters like you? Check out Blog Posts About Why Representation Matters and you’ll feel less alone.
- Blogs that Cover All Types of Diversity
- Racial and Ethnic Diversity
- Disability Representation
- LGBTIQA+ Representation
- Gender Representation (Women, Girls, Transgender, Non-Binary, etc.)
- Blogs that Cover All Types of Media
- Blogs Specializing in A Specific Genre
- Book Publishers Specializing in Diverse Representation
- Visual Arts
- Fanfiction, Fanarts, and Headcanons
- Diverse Representation in History
I’ve been maintaining these master posts of blogs on representation because I am driven by my own personal experiences on why representation matters so much. First, I learned how it can impact a reader when diverse representation is done wrong–read about that in “Me, The Bobbsey Twins, and Switched at Birth“. Then I learned how it feels when diverse representation is done right–read about that in “Meeting Myself in a Book for the First Time, Again“.