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A Feminist Blogger Always Pays Her Debts - Victories and Failures of Game of Thrones

Confession: I just started watching Game of Thrones at the end of June.

Yes, yes, I know. I’m letting down the whole generation of Millennials who have been trying to make Lannister references at me for years. 1,506 more words

Pop Culture

The 'mother' and the 'witch'

Angela Merkel, the German Chancellor is highly regarded by her public – indeed she’s very popular and is referred to as  ‘sister, aunt, even mother’. 669 more words


Disability in Animation: Conclusion

Series: Disability in Children’s Animation

Spoiler Warnings: No explicit spoilers

Trigger/Content Warnings: None that I can think of

This week, I looked at disability in children’s animation. 827 more words


Disability in Animation: How to Train Your Dragon

Series: Disability in Children’s Animation

Spoiler Warnings: How to Train Your Dragon. Also some spoilers for the series, Dragons: Riders of Berk, though not specific episodes. 1,845 more words


Redefining Disability: An Interactive Blogging Project

What is Redefining Disability?

Redefining Disability is an interactive blogging project I developed in order to promote better representation for people with disabilities in the media. 768 more words

Rose Meets World

My Problem with Parks and Recreation

(TW: fat-shaming)

I love Parks and Recreation. I’ve watched all the seasons at least three times on Netflix and have made friends with students just from our shared love of Leslie Knope and waffles. 1,941 more words


Much ado about queerbaiting

Queer subtext on television shows played a significant part in facilitating the exploration of my sexuality. When I was 11 years old, I never missed the latest episode of One Tree Hill on Tuesday nights at 8pm. 1,876 more words