Just a brief note: together with Alyssa Franke of Whovian Feminism, we came up with a panel about gender-mixing in science fiction and fantasy for Gallifrey One, the Doctor Who convention in LA. It was well received! I’ll write my own thoughts on it (and give appropriate shout-outs to my co-panelists and our moderator) later, … Continue reading You Just Got Holtzmanned! on SyFy Wire
Erin, Abby, Patty, & Holtzmann Friends & good causes > isolation & unrewarding work Strength in numbers Women need to watch out for each other Follow your passions, one way or another, even if other people think you’re odd As long as you can find a way to get by–even if it your office is in … Continue reading Everything I need to know in life I learned from Ghostbusters
Apparently some people believe that nothing can be good unless a guy says so. I’m a guy. I’m saying so. More specifically… We came. We saw. We laughed our asses off. It was like the earlier films, but it was not the earlier films. There were plenty of references to the 1984 and 1989 films … Continue reading Ghostbusters 2016: It’s Good, and I’m a Guy, So You Have to Believe Me!
The world is WAY overstocked with films featuring cool guys and useless women. It can handle one that’s the other way around.