Journalism + Creative Endeavors


Remembering the Carpenters
Playbill for Mx. Justin Vivian Bond’s Lincoln Center performance of Down on Creation: On Top of the World with the Carpenters
February 15, 2018

Farewell to Legendary Bar the Smog Cutter, Gentrification’s Latest Victim
L.A. Weekly   
October 27, 2017

Cover Me: Real Entertainment in the Trump Era
Society & Space   
January 30, 2017

 Whiteness and Promises: Echoes of Karen Carpenter
BuzzFeed Reader
May 9, 2017

The Book that Made Me Gay: Martina
Public Books
March 6, 2017

 Antiheroic Feminism: An Interview with UnREAL co-creator, Sarah Gertrude Shapiro
Public Books
June 2, 2016

Guest Editor, Virtual Roundtable on UnREAL” with essays by Lynne Joyrich, Scott Poulson-Bryant, Hunter Hargraves and Homay King
Public Books, June 2, 2016

 Triggers and Lions and Vegans, Oh My! an extended written debate about food practices with early modern scholar (and vegan), Will Stockton
Bully Bloggers  
August 25, 2015

#Normporn
Public Books   
August 1, 2015

Karaoke and Ventriloquism: Echoes and Divergences co-authored with Sarah Kessler  
Sounding Out!: A Sound Studies Online Journal
May 12, 2014

 No More of the Same: A Response to the Responses - after unprecedented traffic, and hostile “trolling” on the NYU Press blog in response to my article on Macklemore on From the Square: NYU Press Blog - June 13, 2013 - “Same Love, Same Old Shit?,” on Macklemore’s pro-gay marriage pop hit, “Same Love”
From the Square: NYU Press Blog
June 10, 2013

"Same Love," Same Old Shit?                                                                                                                                                                                     From the Square: NYU Press Blog
June 10, 2013

The Ugly Truth About Why The Kids are All Right - co-authored with Jasbir Puar  
Velvet Park: Dyke Culture in Bloom
January 20, 2012, originally posted on Oh! Industry, August 2010

Earworms, Touchstones, Inversions (guest article) 
Confessions of an Aca-Fan
August 10, 2011

Smog and Sympathy (guest article)
You Offend Me, You Offend My Family
June 8, 2011

Hearing Queerly: NBC’s The Voice for
Sounding Out!: A Sound Studies
Online Journal
May 16, 2011

 An Interview with the ALOTR: Karen Tongson, Christine Bacareza Balance, and Alexandra Vazquez
The Journal of Transformative Works and Cultures