Mahou Shoujo

Adams, Natalie, Alison Schmitke, and Amy Franklin. “Tomboys, Dykes, and Girly Girls: Interrogating the Subjectivities of Adolescent Female Athletes.” In Women’s Studies Quarterly 33, no. 1/2 (2005): 17-34. http://www.jstor.org/stable/40005499. Allison, Anne. “Cyborg Violence: Bursting Borders and Bodies with Queer Machines.” In Cultural Anthropology 16, no. 2 (2001): 237-65. http://www.jstor.org/stable/656538. – “The Japan Fad in Global Youth Culture and Millennial Capitalism.” In Mechademia 1, no. 1 … Continue reading Mahou Shoujo

ASL Shakespeare

ASL Shakespeare, The American Sign Language Shakespeare Project. Website. Berson, Jessica. “Performing Deaf Identity: Toward a Continuum of Deaf Performance.” Bodies in Commotion: Disability and Performance, edited by Carrie Sandahl and Philip Auslander, University of Michigan Press, Ann Arbor, 2005, pp. 42–55. Bradford, Shannon. “The National Theatre of the Deaf: Artistic Freedom and Cultural Responsibility in the Use of American Sign Language.” Bodies in Commotion: … Continue reading ASL Shakespeare

The Ring Companion

Meikle, Denis. The Ring Companion. Titan Books, 2005. For my resources on Ring and The Ring: click here, or here for my Ring novel review. While this a definitive resource on the facts surrounding the various Ring films – of which many are included and examined in this book – the author’s tone is remarkably pretentious. He introduces his research by stating that his book … Continue reading The Ring Companion

Magic, Witchcraft, and Paganism in America

Melton, J. Gordon. Magic, Witchcraft, and Paganism in America: a Bibliography. Vol. 1. Garland Publishing, INC: New York, 1982. This 212 page book is an incredibly concise and thorough resource for its title subjects. Having been published in 1982, its more than a little outdated, but if general historical eras or certain dates are what’s needed, this book delivers. It covers an eclectic selection ranging from … Continue reading Magic, Witchcraft, and Paganism in America

Emily Dickinson and Paganism

Buckingham, Willis J. Emily Dickinson’s Reception in the 1890s: A Documentary History. University of Pittsburgh Pre, 1989. Print. Eberwein, Jane Donahue. “” Where-Omnipresence-fly?” Calvinism as Impetus to Spiritual Amplitude.” The Emily Dickinson Journal 14.2 (2005): 12-23. Web. November 22, 2016. Hoefel, Roseanne. “Emily Dickinson Fleshing Out a New Word.” The Emily Dickinson Journal 1.1 (1992): 54-75. Web. November 22, 2016. Humiliata, Mary. “Emily Dickinson-Mystic Poet?” … Continue reading Emily Dickinson and Paganism

The Ring

Barnett, Janet, and Randy Russell. The Granny Curse And Other Ghosts And Legends From East Tennessee. Winston-Salem, NC: J.F. Blair, 1999. Blake, Linnie. “Nihonjinron, Women, Horror: Post-war National Identity and the Spirit of Subaltern Vengeance in Ringu and The Ring.” In The Wounds of Nations: Horror Cinema, Historical Trauma and National Identity, 44-68. Manchester University Press, 2008. Bräunlein, Peter J. “Spirits in and of Southeast … Continue reading The Ring