– media nerd
– former writer for the much-beloved, now defunct California Literary Review (2009 – 2013). Trying to archive all my professional work on this beast is proving trickier than previously thought. Please excuse the construction.
– horror film enthusiast
– someone recently called me a feminazi. I didn’t mind.
– all entertainment is subject to analysis
– fascinated with owls since long before it was cool
– amateur self-manicurist
– master compartmentalizer
– perpetually curious
– water baby
– sometime-vegetarian, always lover of food and cooking experimentation
– BA in Communication and Culture from Indiana University (midwest represent)
– all the things: Suspiria, Brick, Mad Men, Laura Mulvey, Carol Clover, Robin Wood, teen romantic comedies, Michael Chabon, In the Mood for Love, WALL-E, Joyce Carol Oates, Jeffrey Eugenides, James Spader, Steven Soderbergh, City of Lost Children, Richard Linklater, Stephen King, The Vampire Diaries.