Tag Archives | Feminism


I was lucky to see a preview screening of Spike Jonze’s Her, and like plenty of people, I loved it. I wasn’t sure if I was going to, but I did, and the reasons why are perhaps interesting, since there’s some debate going on about whether it successfully subverts the trope of the Manic Pixie Dream Girl (MPDG), […]

Can\’t Stop the Serenity (Melbourne) – 24/08/2013

Can’t Stop the Serenity (Melbourne) When Saturday, August 24, 2013 11:00am – A charity event screening of Serenity and Dr Horrible plus auctions, raffles, door prizes and more! With MC Ben McKenzie. – All Ages Where Village Roadshow Theatrette (map) State Library of Victoria 328 Swanston Street Melbourne, VIC, Australia 3000 Other InfoEach year New […]

New Doctor on Sunday? Dude Doctor on Sunday.

It’s just been announced that on Sunday the BBC is going to announce the actor who will take over from Matt Smith as the next (twelfth) Doctor, so I thought I’d better get my thoughts in beforehand. In short: I’ll welcome anyone as the Doctor as long as they’re good. My main preferences are an […]