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“On Sylvie, and the Many Issues of Fandom and WOC Romance,” by threefeettotheleft

[Spoilers for Musketeers series 3] Here’s the thing, before I begin: none of this is about [Your Ship]. [Your Ship] and the way you play with it, is merely a component piece of … Continue reading

May 12, 2016 · 3 Comments

“The Importance of Writing Carefree Blackness™,” by mildmanneredmuse

Post-NaNoWriMo, I’ve volunteered beta-reading services. It combines my love of reading with my love of asking too many questions. The push for diversity in publishing has created attempts at diversity … Continue reading

February 25, 2016 · 1 Comment

“The Norwegian Prime Minister as the Anti-Jed Bartlett in Occupied,” by theshatnerian

In Occupied, a Norwegian political thriller currently airing on Netflix, Prime Minister Jesper Berg announces his new Green Party government will cease oil and gas production in favour of supplying Europe … Continue reading

February 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

“Why We Love to Hate Popular Chicks on TV,” by lucyrne

So I’ve been thinking too hard about Chloe Bourgeois from ‘Miraculous Ladybug,’ and I had to write out why she and her fellow queen bees were so interesting to me. … Continue reading

February 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

“An Open Letter to Pan-Holmesian Fandom: Elementary is Not Your Punch Line,” by language-escapes

I listen to a lot of podcasts these days.  When I moved a few months ago, my commute went from being five minutes to being an hour and a half, … Continue reading

January 21, 2016 · 5 Comments

“SLASH ah ah!” by Evan Gledhill

Saviour of the Universe So, Spider-Man and Deadpool have a new comic, released last Wednesday 6th Jan. You know what the title is? Spider-Man/Deadpool. Uh huh. You know what you get … Continue reading

January 14, 2016 · 1 Comment

The Fan Meta Reader 2015 Masterpost

It really does take a village to bring you The Fan Meta Reader, and I’d like to take a moment to thank everyone who made this year’s posts possible, including … Continue reading

January 1, 2016 · Leave a comment