Representation matters. Good representation matters even more.
Anika Dane is a writer of words. A dancer of dreams. A pop culture blogger, podcaster and lecturer with a special interest in fairy tales and space opera. A feminist and a fashionista. A teacher and a student. A Social Justice Klingon Warrior Princess who fell in love with the Skywalker family when she was seven years old. Mother of girls. Secretly a dragon.
Names are super important in Star Wars! I start a series dissecting them with a discussion of our own.
The current leadership of the United States is watching stone faced from a balcony. We must act.
Subtitle: a series of uncomfortable scenes
Our Clone Wars recaps return! Anika loves heists and still thinks the Jedi are terrible.
It is clear to me now that the republic no longer functions.
It was always going to be my favorite film. I latched on to Darth Vader as a little girl and I never let go.
A fanvid in celebration of all the women and girls in live action Star Wars and all the women and girls who love them.
The marketing of Padmé Amidala is not in line with her role in the saga – or is it?
On communication, or the lack thereof, in the Republic, the Rebellion, and the Resistance.