Publications

JOURNAL ARTICLES

Queering the Media Mix: The Female Gaze in Japanese Fan Comics
Transformative Works and Cultures  20 (Fall 2015)

Short Skirts and Superpowers: The Evolution of the Beautiful Fighting Girl
U.S.-Japan Women’s Journal 47 (Winter 2014)

BOOK CHAPTERS

The Cute Shall Inherit the Earth: Postapocalyptic Posthumanity in Tokyo Jungle
Introducing Japanese Popular Culture, edited by Alisa Freedman and Toby Slade
Routledge, 2018, pp.81-90

Dangerous Women and Dangerous Stories: Gendered Narration in Kirino Natsuo’s Grotesque and Real World
Rethinking Modern Japanese Feminisms, edited by Julia C. Bullock, Ayako Kano, and James Welker
University of Hawai’i Press, 2018, pp.170-184

Bowser Koopa
The 100 Greatest Video Game Characters, edited by Jaime Banks, Robert Mejia, and Aubrie Adams
Rowman & Littlefield, 2017, pp.26-28

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

A Legend of Regret: Fallen Kingdoms and Postcolonial Ghosts in Twilight Princess
Proceedings of the Association of Japanese Literary Studies 18 (2017): 47-59

Mythical Landscapes and Imaginary Creatures: Pokémon and Japanese Regionalism
Proceedings of the Association of Japanese Literary Studies 14 (2013): 261-271

BOOK REVIEWS

Review of Sandra Annett’s Anime Fan Communities

Journal of Transformative Works and Cultures 25 (2017)

Review of the Boss Fight Books Series
Asiascape: Digital Asia  3 (2016)

Review of Ian Bogost’s How to Do Things With Videogames
Asiascape: Digital Asia  2 (2015)

Review of Saitō Tamaki’s Beautiful Fighting Girl, trans. J. Keith Vincent and Dawn Lawson
ImageTexT: Interdisciplinary Comics Studies  7:2 (2013)

ACADEMIC TRANSLATIONS

A World Where Horses Sell Tickets
Translation of Murakami Haruki’s Uma ga kippu o utteiru sekai
Doublespeak  3 (2013)

The God of Bears
Translation of Kawakami Hiromi’s Kamisama
Inventory  2 (2011)

ONLINE ESSAYS AND REVIEWS

Feminist Halloween 2017: Review of Nico’s Fortune
The Lobster Dance, October 18, 2017

Why Ganondorf Was Wrong in The Wind Waker
FemHype, February 18, 2017

Magic and Gender in Final Fantasy VI
Kill Screen, August 16, 2016

Japanese Environmentalism, Shinto, & The Legend of Zelda
FemHype, May 10, 2016

Yoshi’s Woolly World & Mellow Mode: Validating All Skill Levels
FemHype, May 3, 2016

Review of Tiffany Hong’s Dissertation, Narrative Strategies in the Fiction of Murakami Haruki
Dissertation Reviews, April 27, 2016

Review of Laura Knetzger’s Don’t Go in the Old Greene House
The Lobster Dance, October 28, 2015

The Strange Horizons Book Club: Ten Billion Days and One Hundred Billion Nights
Strange Horizons, October 26, 2015

Innocence and Sexual Maturity in His Dark Materials
Lady Geek Girl and Friends, October 18, 2014

Attack of the Purse Snatchers: Gender and Bag Policies in U.S. Comic Book Stores
Geek Feminism, July 3, 2014