Comics activism

I founded the feminist site Girl-Wonder.org in 2006.

Girl-Wonder.org
Girl-Wonder.org

An essay by me about some of the gender tensions present in the character of Robin is archived at Girl-Wonder.org. You can read it here, or in my longer work about Robin Boy and Girl Wonders.


Comics journalism

Some of my articles have included:

The Umbrella Academy: Dark Horse’s new superhero team

The Deaths and Lives of Sidekicks: an interview with Judd Winick

Gotham’s Bright New Hope: an interview with Bryan Q. Miller

The changing face of Supergirl

A second Umbrella Academy article

Media tie-in comics: Buffy and Heroes

An interview with DC Comics editor Jeanine Schaefer

A third Umbrella Academy piece

A review of Serenity: Better Days issue #1

Strange Little Girl: Emily the Strange

In praise of Hellboy

Umbrella Academy Series 2: Dark Horse’s team returns for ‘Dallas’

Have You Heard The Rumor?: The Umbrella Academy’s Allison Hargreeves

Things That Go Bump in the Gotham Night: an interview with Kevin VanHook

Other media articles:

Twilight: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Sparkly Vampires

An interview with Raelle Tucker, co-producer of True Blood

Chatting with Charlie Huston about his vampire noir novels

Talking about the Lestat musical with Anne Rice

Super Interviews is a comprehensive archive of the interviews I’ve done with people involved with the horror/drama television show Supernatural. These include:

  • Cast members
  • Script writers
  • Directors
  • Producers
  • Composers
  • Storyboard artists

Nowhere Elaborated is an information resource about, and cultural analysis of, Rosie Cotton, a character from The Lord of the Rings.