Chatty AF 125: BNA Retrospective

By: Anime Feminist September 27, 20200 Comments

Chiaki, Lizzie, and Mercedez take a look back at Studio TRIGGER’s over-the-top furry rights anime, BNA!

Episode Information

Date Recorded: July 21st, 2020
Host: Chiaki, Lizzie, Mercedez

Episode Breakdown

0:00:00 Intros
0:01:28 Background
0:04:51 Impressions
0:07:45 Coming out
0:10:21 Homogenization in civil rights movements
0:13:31 Use of racial themes and imagery
0:18:27 Nina and portrayals of beast women
0:26:41 Baseball bears and failure to challenge racial stereotypes
0:37:23 Nazuna and the cult
0:43:00 Michiru, Nazuna, and women’s empowerment
0:49:15 Jackie’s gender
0:52:28 The last two episodes
0:59:28 Final thoughts
1:02:39 Outro

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