Posts Tagged: Criticism

Links: Saturday, September 14th

Links: Saturday, September 14th

September 14, 2013 Links 1

Artist Collaborates with her 4-Year-Old Daughter to Create Amazing Illustrations Tumblr explains the Macklemore hate – This doesn’t have much to do with anything here, but it was too good not to share. we’re not mad at macklemore. or— well, we are mad at macklemore, but we’re more mad at… Read more »

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Links: Thursday, September 12th

Links: Thursday, September 12th

September 12, 2013 Links 4

Disabled People Are Sexy – Truth in advertising. Communities: You Got Your Industry in my Fanwork – While this post is talking about SFF and television fandoms, I found much of it relevant to Romancelandia’s struggle with reader-author interaction. Over the last few years many previously fannish book blogs I… Read more »

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Links: Tuesday, September 10th

Links: Tuesday, September 10th

September 10, 2013 Links 2

History according to Tumblr. Romance Debate part one – why Anachronist doesn’t like the genre – I do like romance, obviously, and I can’t really argue with these points. After writing several nasty reviews of romantic fiction (because nothing makes my inner demon more active than a bad romance) I… Read more »

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Links: Wednesday, August 28th

Links: Wednesday, August 28th

August 28, 2013 Links 4

Guys With Fancy Lady Hair – Does what it says on the tin. The Role of Feminist Criticism – This post is from months ago, but it’s new to me and does a wonderful job of distilling what the goal of criticism is, or should be. In my view, the… Read more »

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The Romance of the Older Woman

The Romance of the Older Woman

August 25, 2013 Opinion 22

Liz offered us this brilliant essay on romance and the older heroine, and we jumped at the chance. You can find her at her blog Something More. Outside of the red-hot New Adult subgenre, romance heroines in the 18-24 age range are much rarer than they once were. But despite… Read more »

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