Monthly Archives:: July 2014

Summer Schedule

July 8, 2014 Uncategorized 0

We’re going to switch the review schedule up for summer. Until Labor Day we will be reversing our Links and Review days (Links MWF and Reviews T/T) with weekends mostly off. Sure, we could surprise you (and ourselves) with unexpected posts but it’s summer. Top our drink and adjust the… Read more »

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Links: Saturday, July 5th

Links: Saturday, July 5th

July 5, 2014 Links 0

War tactics. (9 images) On Sexism and Misogyny in Science Fiction Fantasy – Author Kyoko M is at Black Girl Nerds talking about sexist portrayals of women in SFF film and fiction. The only way to combat sexism and misogyny in our favorite fiction is to simply speak up about… Read more »

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Links: Thursday, July 3rd

Links: Thursday, July 3rd

July 3, 2014 Links 2

Team USA Goalie Tim Howard Goes Viral: All the Best Memes ACT NOW: Keep “The Miseducation of Cameron Post” on summer reading lists – A school board in Delaware recently voted to remove this YA about a young lesbian coming of age on the grounds that it had too much… Read more »

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Links: Tuesday, July 1st

Links: Tuesday, July 1st

July 1, 2014 Links 2

Happy Canada Day! The Problem With Juliet – So many of the problematic things people defend as “historically accurate” really aren’t. Sexing up young teenagers is one of them. Argument: Early teenage sex and marriage were common in Medieval Europe, as in Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet where the heroine is… Read more »

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