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    Kat Overland

    Small press editor Kat Overland is a displaced Texan now living in Washington, DC, where she is perpetually behind on reading her pull list. She's a millennial, Latina, exhausted, and can often be spotted casually cosplaying America Chavez and complaining.

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  • Merry Scary Christmas: The Horror of The Santa Clause

    Merry Scary Christmas: The Horror of The Santa Clause1

    • December 24, 2016

    Most holiday films don’t hinge their plots on involuntary manslaughter, but most holiday films aren’t as inadvertently grim as The Santa Clause. Instead of a heart-warming tale of what it would be like if your father was Santa, this film presents a world where Santa is a role much like Death. If you kill him,

  • Rogue One Aims High (Spoiler-Free Review)

    Rogue One Aims High (Spoiler-Free Review)1

    Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Directed by Gareth Edwards Starring Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Donnie Yen, Wen Jiang, Riz Ahmed, Ben Mendelsohn Disney December 16, 2016 It’s hard for me to be critical about the new generation of Star Wars films because they fill a hole in my fangirl heart. It’s Star Wars, but

  • Moonlight Allows Black Boys to Be Complex

    Moonlight Allows Black Boys to Be Complex0

    Moonlight Directed by Barry Jenkins Starring Mahershala Ali, Alex Hibbert, Naomie Harris, Ashton Sanders, Jharrel Jerome, André Holland, Trevante Rhodes October 21, 2016

  • Mental Health & Comics: An Interview with Tee “Vixen” Franklin

    Mental Health & Comics: An Interview with Tee “Vixen” Franklin0

    Tee “Vixen” Franklin, known on Twitter as @MizCaramelVixen, creator of #BlackComicsMonth, is now overseeing an anthology of comics focused on mental health. She’s assembled an impressive list of comics professionals to contribute, including  Scott Snyder, Tess Fowler, Gail Simone, Paulina Ganucheau, Tini Howard, and others. Franklin has also been accepting submissions from creators who have mental