Has an episode or a character arc of Orange ever made you stop and think–and I mean really think? Yeah, me, too. Use the pages below to navigate through my thoughts on each season. Each season is divided up either by episode or by theme. As always, let me know what you think. Have I missed something? Are there other options I haven’t yet considered? Happy reading!
Season 1 treatments are broken down into themes and incorporate discussions from the entire first season.
Season 2 treatments are broken down by episode and focus on one or two major themes or social criticisms.
Season 3 episode treatments will explore the show’s themes by episode. All 13 episodes of season 3 are now streaming live on Netflix.
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If there’s one thing you take away from the opening sequence of Orange Is the New Black, it is that despite the standard-issue prison clothes and the shared state of incarceration, each of these women is an individual with her own story. She is more than the consequences of her actions. She is a human being. This … Continue reading Unlocking the Opening Sequence: The Meaning of “You’ve Got Time”