• harlequin creature: One of a Kind Literary Experience

    harlequin creature: One of a Kind Literary Experience

    *Cover art is the manifesto by Alvey Jones, Jade Fusco, Gustave Morin, Meghan Forbes, Ian Mclellan Davis, Hannah McMurray* I am a lover of literature, and of the special literary treasure that is the lit mag. Lit mags, literary journals, zines, and some graphic novels have so much overlap — and it is the publications

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  • Chris Evans and Chris Pratt Photobomb Superbowl Fans on The Tonight Show

    Chris Evans and Chris Pratt Photobomb Superbowl Fans on The Tonight Show

    It’s the month of love and what better way to begin this month than gushing about our love for Chris Pratt and Chris Evans being adorably hilarious on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon? Everyone – even those like me who don’t follow or like sports – kept an eye on the epic battle that

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  • Cool Comics of February

    Cool Comics of February

    Coffin Hill Vol. 2: Dark Endeavors Caitlin Kittredge (W), Inaki Miranda (A) Vertigo February 10, 2015 I have been eagerly, not-so-patiently waiting for the second trade to come out in this series. I started reading it as trade so I usually like to continue down that route even though the temptation to just stock up on

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  • Incredible Indie Tuesdays: Awesome Awards Edition!

    Incredible Indie Tuesdays: Awesome Awards Edition!

    El Deafo and This One Summer Score Major ALA Awards The American Library Association’s yearly awards highlight the best books for child and teen readers, and the awards encompass not just graphic novels, but also illustrated and prose works.  It wasn’t clear that graphic novels could be eligible, but two came out with big awards this year:

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  • What Exactly is the Geek Girl Illuminati?

    What Exactly is the Geek Girl Illuminati?

    “So, how did you get into Star Trek?” “My dad watched it. I didn’t really appreciate it growing up, but then I started to get into it when I moved away from home. I recently found these talking Star Trek Christmas ornaments that we had when we were young –” “ — “Shuttlecraft to Enterprise,

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  • Boston Comic Con Missteps in Marketing to Women

    Boston Comic Con Missteps in Marketing to Women

    This weekend I was thrilled to see an email sitting in my inbox, Boston Comic Con 2015–Tickets Now On Sale! I had so much fun at last year’s show, my mind was already imagining the con floor and jumping ahead to potential cosplay options. I clicked to read more and my excitement quickly evaporated. Ogling

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  • The Twin Peaks Log S.2 E.3

    The Twin Peaks Log S.2 E.3

    Welcome to our biweekly roundtable of Twin Peaks where we are working our way through every. Single. Episode. Some of us are regulars and some of us newbies, but none of our experiences are the same. So get yourself a damn fine cup of coffee, watch along with us, and feel free to chime in

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  • Mighty Marvel Monday, now with Agent CarterSPOILERS

    Mighty Marvel Monday, now with Agent CarterSPOILERS

    Mighty Marvel Mondays! The one day a week WWAC points you to the Marvel-ous news you might have missed. And, not to brag, but this week has some pretty awesome offerings. This is my second and last week filling in for the lovely Ivy Noelle, which is why I’m so incredibly happy that Marvel decided

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