We Can’t Leave It All to Shonda Rhimes: How the Television Industry is Letting Us Down and Why That Needs to Change
Feminism / Media / Television

We Can’t Leave It All to Shonda Rhimes: How the Television Industry is Letting Us Down and Why That Needs to Change

For almost 50 hours each week people across the nation invite television characters into their homes, consuming stories about everything from a zombie infested American South to the staff of a small town Parks and Recreations department. Television is the new American oral tradition. It tells our stories, reflects and shapes our lives. Television has … Continue reading

Losing Our Icons is Problematic: The Death of Cool Leads to the Birth of . . . what?
Generation Y / Media

Losing Our Icons is Problematic: The Death of Cool Leads to the Birth of . . . what?

Hello my Missives.  I sit before my keyboard with a heavy heart.  Ray Bradbury has died after 91 incredibly creative years.  This fact in and of itself isn’t earth shattering.  When taken at face value it isn’t the least bit surprising that a 91 year-old man would die, but Bradbury wasn’t your average 91 year-old … Continue reading