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“A meditation on unrequited, fangirl love, and Trent Reznor,” by unreconstructed fangirl

This post needs a bit of set up, I think — it’s an old piece from a past fangirl life (circa 2005!), but I wanted to bring it over here, … Continue reading

December 18, 2014 · 1 Comment

“Fandom and Ew, Girls,” by Jessica Sowards

Today I want to talk a little bit about fandom because it is often held up as being gross in some fashion and I think, at its base, there is … Continue reading

December 15, 2014 · 1 Comment

“Establishment Culture, or Why Supernatural is Just as ‘Good’ a Show as Mad Men,” by fangirlingthebook

Curator’s Note: This is the second of three meta in a series that explores the relationship of female fans to (generally) male-produced media. In this piece, fangirlingthebook considers the kinds of television … Continue reading

September 15, 2014 · 2 Comments