For as long as I can remember, I’ve been a sci-fi aficionado. Particularly with a lot of affinity towards Superheroes (and superheroines of course). As a child, I’ve dressed up in my favourite (not to mention, self-made) super hero costume, jumped up and down on my parent’s king size bed, kicking the living daylights out of imaginary villains. 1,104 more words
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I was inspired to create this post by Andrea Wood’s article, “‘Straight’ Women, Queer Texts: Boy-Love Manga and the Rise of a Global Counterpublic,” but instead of talking about yaoi I want to examine a different type of sexual fluidity often demonstrated in mahou shojo or magical girl series. 609 more words
Some more thoughts from Mr Beeching.
Over the weekend I spent two days working at the London Super Comic-Con, or LSCC, for a company which shall not be named. 577 more words