Subtitle: a series of uncomfortable scenes
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.
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.
In these strange times it’s comforting to remember the structure of Greek philosophy, European academia, and Hollywood fantasy share the same bones: ours.
PadMay is an annual event in celebration of our beloved former queen and senator of Naboo, Padmé Naberrie Amidala. There are thirty one prompts, one for each day in the month of May.
My collection of Star Wars trinkets spent years waiting to be displayed. Three weeks into sheltering in place I’ve made it a priority.