• Birds of Prey is a Sparkly Sledgehammer to the Senses

    Birds of Prey is a Sparkly Sledgehammer to the Senses2

    2019 was the year of the evil clown, with terrifying new interpretations of the Joker, Pennywise, and Mr. Mime leering from our cinema screens. 2020, meanwhile, looks set to be the year of the super-heroine, as Black Widow and Wonder Woman gear up for their latest celluloid runarounds. What better character to carry the transition

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  • Last Week’s Episode: Birds and Cats and Pokemon, Oh my!

    Last Week’s Episode: Birds and Cats and Pokemon, Oh my!0

    Or the extended headline: In Which We Have High Hopes for Birds of Prey, I Discuss the Cult Status of Cats, and See Grammy Nominees Drawn as Pokemon Trainers It’s the season. The season for new shows (Chilling Adventures of Sabrina or Shrill anybody?), film festivals, and award shows. Here’s the scoop on what media

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  • The Art of Birds of Prey

    The Art of Birds of Prey0

    If you have read my work on WWAC, you will know that visual culture is my ‘thing’. By that I mean, I’m all about the art, especially how pop culture riffs on famous artists and plays with their iconic images. Late last year, DC released original character art for Birds of Prey. I was already

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