Writing

ARTICLES

Posts I author:
@ Hyperallergic, For the Birds, RE/VISIONIST


2013

10 FAVORITE MOMENTS IN THE YEAR OF BAD LUCK: Feminist punk, experimental art, and more, The Media
HOW PUNK FEMINISM SAVED MY LIFE: It taught me to communicate, The Media
Courage, Risks, Yes, Go, Now: 15 Totally Necessary Life Tips From Amy Poehler (In GIFS!), The Frisky
Rayya Elias reminds us why we love New York in 'Harley Loco', NY Daily News
"Disassemble It And Dialogue With Me:" Communication as Punk Feminist Cultural Activism, Women Who Rock
State of the Lady, IDIOM

2012

Hyperallergic
Two Kickstarter Art Projects Worth a Look [contributed]
Monster In My Head
Artists and Their Ephemera
What is an Artist Book, Really?
Queer Art Grows in Brooklyn (on tumblr)

“Freakin’ Out”: Remaking Masculinity through Punk Rock in Detroit, "Punk Anteriors" a special double issue of Women & Performance: a journal of feminist theory, Vol. 22, Issues 2-3
making sure the FREAKY LADIES get represented, "Punk Anteriors" a special double issue of Women & Performance: a journal of feminist theory, Vol. 22, Issues 2-3
POC Zine Project's "Race Riot" Tour Starts Today, For the Birds
Because You Can’t, You Won’t, And You Don’t Stop with Rosamund Hunter, For the Birds
Little Lungs "Hoist Me Up!" liner note, If You Make It
From Chaucer to Limbaugh: The history of "slut", NY Daily News

2011

Hyperallergic
A Print-based Resistance Movement
Politics and Art Meet on World AIDS Day
Zine Grab Bag: From Race to NY Pizza
Occupied With My Thoughts
Printing is for Punks
Eye on the Lo-Fi: DIY Flicks
Beyond the Book or Zine Hunting in Booklyn
MoCADA TV’s Kalia Brooks Talks Television
Mail Art Bulletin: Return to Sender
African Diasporan Art on Brooklyn TV
Doing the Doodle Drag
Projecting Female Identities
Artist Known for Pulling Scroll Out of Her Vagina Talks Culture, Cats and Road Rage
Some NY Events You Should Know About [contributed]
Announcing: "Presents: Three Months of Mail Art for Hyperallergic"
Mail Art Bulletin: Some Staff Picks [contributed]
Mail Art Bulletin: No History, Only a Present
Calling All Mail Artists: Exhibition on the Way
Pen Meets Pick: Screaming Females and Doodle Drag Perform

Tenement, "Napalm Dream" record review
BIG MOUTH: contemporary feminist voices in art + illustration, Her Girl Friday
This is a Thank You Song: Reflections on the International Girl Gang Underground Zine Release Party, Hoax zine Issue 5: Feminisms & Community
"Freakin' Out": Remaking Masculinity Through Punk Rock in the 1970s
Master's thesis in partial completion of Sarah Lawrence College's Women's & Gender History program
Ladies First, A Celebration of Black Female Expression: Beyond 28 Days, Sadie Magazine

2010

RE/VISIONIST
Remember Us in Tucson: The Battle Over Ethnic Studies in Arizona
Revisiting the Civil Rights Era
Film Review: A Conversation on Made in Dagenham with Rosamund Hunter
David Wojnarowicz Censored on World AIDS Day
Queering Categories, Bringing Wreck
Interview: Daniela Capistrano of POC Zine Project

Music Mondays: 12/13/2010, If You Make It
Riot Grrrl: Traces of a Movement, Elevate Difference
Critical Intersections: Reproductive and Economic Justice Conference, Elevate Difference
12th Annual Women’s History Conference Reflections, Sarah Lawrence College (Women's History annual newsletter)
For the Birds Feminist Collective in DIY or Don't We with Lauren Denitzio, Kathleen McIntyre, & Cynthia Schemmer
Thoughts on riot grrrl, feminisms, & race at The Lady Zine Party

2009

Girl Germs: A Brooklyn Scene Report, Maximum Rocknroll
"Untitled" (on Jodi Tilton), Jodi Tilton: One of the Womyn the World Requires
Build Yr Own Distro, Bomb the Music Industry's Scrambles

2008

I've Got a Proposition, Goes Something Like this: A Brief Herstory of The Big She-Bang with Beth Puma, The Big She-Bang 3
Punk as Paradox, I Stopped Talking an Hour Ago zine
"Rats" (a comic), Not Your Mother's Meatloaf: Issue 1


WORKSHOPS / LECTURES

Silent Barn Public Meeting X: Safer Spaces
Moderated this panel featuring Spencer (ABC No Rio), Suzy X (Shady Hawkins), Leah (Support NY) & Megan (Lazurite)
The Silent Barn, October 22, 2013

People of Color Zine Project Workshop
with People of Color Zine Project, Daniela Capistrano, Suzy X, and Patricia Rogers
Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls, August 20 & 21, 2013

Winging It: Nurturing Authentic Communication in Feminist Organizing
with For the Birds Collective
Ladyfest Philadelphia
The Rotunda (PA), Saturday, June 8, 2013

Troublemakers: Queer//Feminist Academic-Activists in Cultural Theory & Activism
with Julia Downes and Melanie Maddison
The Empty Shop (Durham, UK), Saturday, March 16, 2013

On Zines
Pocket Utopia, Sunday, February 17, 2013

How to Succeed in Show Booking Without Really Crying
with Mindy Abovitz, Kiri Oliver, Niina Pollari and Heidi Vanderlee
Permanent Wave Fest
Big Snow Buffalo Lodge, Saturday, August 18, 2012

This is a Thank You Song
Fold, Staple, Share: Highlights from the Brooklyn College Library Zine Collection
Brooklyn College Library, Sunday, July 15, 2012

ART LABOR: A Discussion of Art Practice, Presence, Preservation and Perseverance
with Cait McLaughlin & Simone Meltesen
Combating Latent Inequality Together Fest
Reformed Church of Highland Park (NJ), Sunday, July 15, 2012

Winging It: Nurturing Authentic Communication in Feminist Organizing
with For the Birds Collective
Combating Latent Inequality Together Fest
Reformed Church of Highland Park (NJ), Sunday, July 15, 2012

Supporting the Scene: Creating and Curating a Feminist Safer Space
with For the Birds Collective
Sarah Lawrence College 14th Annual Women's History Conference: Women, the Arts, & Activism
Saturday, March 3, 2012

'Disassemble it and Dialogue with Me’: Communication as Punk Feminist Cultural Activism
with Jamie Varriale Velez
Women Who Rock: Making Scenes, Building Communities Conference
Seattle University, February 18, 2011

Teen Zine Workshop
with Kate Angell
Westport Public Library Teen Program
Westport Public Library, February 10, 2011

Queer Eye for the D.I.Y.
with For the Birds Collective
Visions in Feminism Conference
Pushing Boundaries: Queering Feminism & Queer-ying our Communities
American University, April 4, 2009


REVIEWS

Elevate Difference
Hanna Rosen's Terror in the Heart of Freedom: Citizenship, Sexual Violence, and the Meaning of Race in the Postemancipation South
Marnie Stern's This Is It and I Am It and You Are It and So Is That and He Is It and She Is It and It Is It and That Is That

Maximum Rocknroll
Jessica Hopper's The Girls' Guide to Rocking
Hellen Jo's Jin & Jam #1
Victoria Law's Resistance Behind Bars
Stephen Duncombe's Notes from Underground: Zines and the Politics of Alternative Culture
Dave Thompson's London's Burning
Spain Rodriguez's CHE: A Graphic Biography
Cristy Road's Bad Habits

Sadie Magazine
Trophy Wife's Patience Fury

Miscellaneous
Daniela Capistrano's BAD MEXICAN!! #1
Nina Silber's Gender & the Sectional Conflict
Nadine Modem's Riot Grrrl: Revolution Girl Style Now!


OTHER

Portuguese translation of "GIRL GERMS: A Brooklyn Scene Report" by Carla Duarte of Cabeça Tédio: Part 1, Part 2