Kelly Sue DeConnick
Columns // 2 Articles
Reviews // 2 Articles

Geek Girl Con 2013 Synthesized Pop Culture, Science, Technology, and Critical Inquiry
10 Nov 2013 // 8:30 PM

I can't think of another gathering of academics, practitioners, and fans that places comics alongside not just other pop media, but also science, math, and technology.

The Year in Review: The Best Comics of 2010, Part II
20 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

Regardless of format, what seems unlikely to change is the use of comics for serial storytelling. In the future, this may take place on the web, or in e-editions, it may not follow a monthly publishing schedule, but like television, comics is both historically associated with serials and well-suited to making and delivering these kinds of stories.


Look at the Women: "Bitch Planet #1"
19 Dec 2014 // 1:30 AM

Bitch Planet gives us naked bodies and bloody violence. (Naked bodies and bloody violence in space, no less!) It's called Bitch Planet for God's sake. And it gives us something more.

Having It All and Wanting More: "Captain Marvel #1"
25 Mar 2014 // 1:40 AM

Carol Danvers seems to have it all on Earth. But when that's not enough, she reaches for the stars.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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