Not a ‘Lady Doctor’, just the Doctor: Narrating Gender in Doctor Who

“We are bil­lions of years beyond your pet­ty human obses­sion with gen­der and its asso­ci­at­ed stereo­types,” claims the Twelfth Doc­tor (Peter Capal­di) in “World Enough and Time” (2017), but how con­vinc­ing­ly does the series’ nar­ra­tive of agen­der Time Lords hold up?

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