Comedian Eddie Huang raised a red flag about ABC show based on his mamoir, Fresh Off the Boat.
The moment I made the decision to write about my political communities back home during the first semester of my MFA program, I knew I would hit some walls. "It's ill-advised to write about politics this way," my instructor said. "Traditionally speaking, it doesn't work. Politics are told through something universal, a love story, a coming of age story."
Nia King juggles multiple creative endeavors as a zinester, writer, comic-maker, and host of We Want the Airwaves, a podcast that features interviews with political queer artists, trans artists, and artists of color.
The next episode of our Popaganda feminism and pop culture podcast is all about feminism and sci-fi. We’re featuring deep thoughts on Alien, personal stories about Octavia Butler, and ideas for how social justice activists can learn organizing skills from science fiction. But we would also love to feature opinions from our listeners, so we’ve set up a voicemail box where you can call in and leave us a message for the show.
Short Run organizers Janice Headley, Eroyn Franklin, Kelly Froh and their bounty of books. Photo: Alex Stonehill.
On Saturday, November 15th, Short Run Comix & Arts Festival will hold its fourth annual showcase for indie comix, small press, and emerging artists. Seattle’s Washington Hall will be filled to its rafters with almost 200 cartoonists, publishers, zinesters, authors, animators, and more. Bitch asked us to put together a list of our favorite small press artists from the festival.
October is Black Speculative-Fiction Month. The month is drawing to an end, so it's time to stock up your bedside table with titles by Black women authors that you can spend the next 11 months reading.