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45* Women of Color in Science-Fiction/Fantasy Movies

This isn’t a definitive list of women of color in film. This isn’t a “best of” list, or a list of the most complicated or progressive characters in science-fiction or fantasy. This is simply a list of women of color in science-fiction and fantasy films. I tried to make it as full as possible, but […]

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Crowdsourcing: Women of Color in Sci-Fi & Fantasy

Two weeks ago, I extolled the virtues of Mako Mori in Pacific Rim.

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Cunning Caps and the FOX Alliance

For more than a decade, fans have been knitting in relative silence, making little tokens for their favorite canceled show. Last week, that all began to change.

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Cunning Caps and Reaver Lawsuits

A few days ago, a report came up on The Mary Sue relating to certain sellers on Etsy.com having their accounts suspended or blocked because they sold the hand knit “Jayne Cobb” style cap from the (un-aired) Firefly episode. Other sellers were reporting getting Cease & Desist letters from FOX regarding their selling hand-made knit caps. As many […]

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Catching up on Television Culture

Growing up, I always missed out on the current show or the most popular movie. Okay, I can’t say I always missed out. I did watch The A-Team and 21 Jump Street, Knight Rider, and Star Wars. I even went to the movies to watch Adventures in Babysitting. But I never saw Sixteen Candles, Ferris […]