All essays not pertaining to media studies or journalism directly will be archived here.


Compulsive Gambler, Careless Lesbian ‘Kakegurui’ and LGBT Themes

What happens when Netflix’s latest anime succeeds on one front but fails on a few others

2017: A Year in Review

An accounting of my year in terms of media input and output

Genius: An Unconventional Expense of My (Limited) Talents and Time

A brief essay on my latest modernist therapy

‘Neo Yokio’ and the Price of Bad Satire

Analysis of the reason Netflix’s latest show achieves the opposite of its goals.

Does DIY Have a Sexual Assault Problem?

A contextual look at the Lou Diamond & Swordfish incidents and their effect on the scene as a whole.

Notes on Zizek’s “In Defense of Eurocentrism” Lecture

My thoughts on a lecture by Slavoj Zizek, before the release of Incontinence of the Void.

First Post, Baby!

A welcome and a brief explanation of the blog,