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    Rosie Knight

    writer. fake geek girl. makes comics, occasionally sells some.

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  • It’s Not Heat Vision: Why Scott Summers Always Left Me Cold

    It’s Not Heat Vision: Why Scott Summers Always Left Me Cold5

    Who is Scott Summers? It’s a question that until Grant Morrison’s run on New X-Men I didn’t care to answer. Scott reminded me too much of the people who’d ignored me at school, never the bullies, but the ones complicit with their silence. The kind who see themselves as better than every other person in

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  • Queer Girl Does Not Meet World at Disney

    Queer Girl Does Not Meet World at Disney0

    • January 7, 2017

    There was a resounding sigh of disappointment on Wednesday as Disney confirmed what many fans had been dreading–Girl Meets World has been cancelled. After three seasons, the sequel to the ’90s classic Boy Meets World is over. The show began in 2014, and quickly gained a large following, not least because of the strong friendship between

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  • Merry Scary Christmas: The White Heteronormative Horror of Hallmark Christmas Movies

    Merry Scary Christmas: The White Heteronormative Horror of Hallmark Christmas Movies1

    Within the grand history of storytelling there are many terrifying alternate universes. The Skynet apocalypse of the Terminator franchise, the X-Men’s Sentinel-laden “Days of Future Past” reality, the devolved, ultra capitalism of The Running Man and the brainwashed secret civilization of They Live. But perhaps none are as harrowing and vacuous as the one created

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  • Merry Scary Christmas: The Raddest and Baddest Festive Final Girls

    Merry Scary Christmas: The Raddest and Baddest Festive Final Girls0

    • December 13, 2016

    Christmas is an odd time of year, one where millions of people want nothing more than a strange old man to break into their house and leave them stuff. A tradition that seems so nightmare inducing has unsurprisingly inspired many a festive fright-fest, covering everything from seminal low budget gore-fests to seasonal event movies. Holiday horror has become a

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