Archives for August 2009
My article “10 Fantasy Movie Moments that Messed with Us” is live at Fantasy Magazine! It contains spoilers for everything ever. Also, three of those clips are extremely sad. Just saying, if you’re prone to crying at sad things, uh, watch with caution. Also, one of those clips was a pivotal moment in my childhood, when a movie managed to freak out not just me, but my parents. Thanks for THAT, NeverEnding Story!… Read more »

Recent Work

PERSONA reviewed at NPR: " a tense, wonderfully satisfying tightrope walk of a novel"

Essay: "Cinderella, Ex Machina, and feminine transformation," Strange Horizons

Essay: The mythic roots and serial appeal of the sibling relationship on TV, The AV Club

Essay: "How ALIENS set the gold standard for supporting casts," The Dissolve

Reviews: "Summer Science Fiction," the New York Times

Essay: "The Feminine Desert of Mad Max Fury Road," The Dissolve

Essay: How the vampire became film’s most feminist monster

Essay: Birds Do It, Bees Do It: Why Mad Men's the Unsexiest Show on TV

2015 Appearances

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March: ICFA (Orlando, FL)