Posts Tagged "fangirl isn’t a dirty word"

Apex Magazine essay wins the Galactic Suburbia Award

by on Mar 26, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Congratulations to Deb Stanish! Her essay “Fangirl Isn’t a Dirty Word” appeared in issue 52 of Apex Magazine and has been honored with the Galactic Suburbia award. The award is given for activism and/or communication that advances the feminist conversation in the field...

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Fangirl Isn’t a Dirty Word

by on Sep 3, 2013 in Nonfiction | 26 comments

It’s not easy being a modern fan. We’re battling decades of institutionalized sexism, racism, and imperialism. We’re working on it. We may still be struggling with all of the —isms but we’re clawing our way toward second wave fandom, particularly when it comes to female fans sharing the...

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