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

“Bowser Koopa: Final Boss and World’s Fiercest Dad”
The 100 Greatest Video Game Characters, edited by Jaime Banks, Robert Mejia, and Aubrie Adams
Rowman & Littlefield, 2017, pp.26-28

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

“Mythical Landscapes and Imaginary Creatures: Pokémon and Japanese Regionalism”
Proceedings of the Association for Japanese Literary Studies  14
(Autumn 2013)

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

“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