Being Critical About Criticism

By Kelsey O’Regan, Contributing Intern What do we want? Quality LGBTQ representation. When do we want it? Now. This is the overture constantly heard ‘round the Internet world, long before but especially after queer fan favorite Commander Lexa was killed in season three of The 100. In the past few years, we’ve not only grownContinue reading “Being Critical About Criticism”

Opinion: A Case for Queer-Cons

By Rachael Hogan, Contributing Intern Conventions have been an integral part of fandom life for decades. They give fans a place to gather and meet other people who are just as passionate about TV shows, movies and books as they are. Today there are conventions held to celebrate everything from Star Wars to comic books;Continue reading “Opinion: A Case for Queer-Cons”

TGI Femslash: A Multi-Fandom Convention

Comic-Con. DragonCon. WonderCon. ClexaCon. These are just a few of the major fan conventions held in the U.S. every year, while hundreds more are attended around the globe. The attendance of these major conventions generally range in the thousands, often using a lottery-queue system in order for guests to purchase tickets. Special celebrity guests areContinue reading “TGI Femslash: A Multi-Fandom Convention”