James Bond is a seriously weird franchise. In this episode, we’re tackling the short-lived, non-canon Bond stories: Casino Royale (1967), On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, Never Say Never Again, and both Timothy Dalton films.
Some Sources You Might Find Interesting:
Licence to Thrill: A Cultural History of the James Bond Films by James Chapman
Queer re-view: Casino Royale (1967) by David Lowbridge-Ellis
The Politics of James Bond by Jeremy Black
Femininity, Seriality and Collectivity: Rethinking the Bond Girl by Moya Luckett