Various Writing Projects
Sometimes I write things that are not books!
On Reclaiming Vampires as Queer and Jewish
The vampire was born of antisemitic stereotypes, therefore she is Jewish. The female vampire was born of homophobic stereotypes, therefore she is gay.
Love and Piracy: On the Importance of Queer Romantic Fantasy
The power of "Our Flag Means Death" lies in its true nature as a work of speculative fiction.
The Subversive Hotness of Shrek 2
That Shrek and Fiona end up ugly and happy about it is the most subversive choice in the Shrek franchise. It is also the sexiest.