Adrienne Fox

An Interview with Comic Historian Mike Madrid at GeekGirlCon ‘14

An Interview with Comic Historian Mike Madrid at GeekGirlCon ‘14

Mike Madrid is the author of three insightful books on representations in women in the comic medium. In his first book, The Supergirls! Fashion, Feminism, Fantasy and the History of Comic Book Heroines, Madrid celebrates the power, wisdom, and often crazy costumes of comic book heroines. In his next two volumes, he revisits the Golden Age […]

 Adrienne Fox

Plan of Attack: GeekGirlCon ’14 is This Weekend

Plan of Attack: GeekGirlCon ’14 is This Weekend

GeekGirlCon ’14 is upon us! On October 11th and 12th, I will be at the The Conference Center in downtown Seattle celebrating the female geek in all her glory. In full disclosure, I am a listed as a founding volunteer of GeekGirlCon, so I am a bit biased about this event. It is my favorite […]

 Adrienne Fox

GeekGirlCon ’13 from the Fangirl Perspective

GeekGirlCon ’13 from the Fangirl Perspective

Last weekend was filled with costumes, conversation, and pop culture critique at GeekGirlCon ’13. GeekGirlCon is dedicated to celebrating women in geek culture with two full days of activities including panels, concerts, artists, a gaming area, a DIY science zone, a career connections room, book signings, lots of vendor selection, and even an introvert alley […]