Books

Fan Phenomena and Buffy the Vampire Slayer

As with most cult phenomena loved long after its debut, no one could have predicted the enduring affection inspired by Joss Whedon’s television series, Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Its use of smart, funny, and emotionally resonant narrative, subversive and feminist characterizations, and … Continue reading

Ink-Stained Amazons and Cinematic Warriors: Superwomen in Modern Mythology

From Wonder Woman to Buffy Summers, Emma Peel to Sydney Bristow, Charlie’s Angels to The Powerpuff Girls, Superwomen are more than just love interests or sidekicks who stand by their Supermen. Ink-Stained Amazons and Cinematic Warriors: Superwomen in Modern Mythology shows how … Continue reading