Dwarfs, Gender, and the Death of the Author

Alright everyone, today we’re talking about a topic that’s near and dear to my own heart – dwarves!  Or dwarfs.  You know the ones – short, bearded, hot-tempered, love gold, live in mines/caves, inseparable from their axes, and good at…

Spirited Young Ladies

Quick!  Name me a character from a Regency-era romance! I bet you said either Elizabeth Bennet, or her love interest Mr. Darcy.  Yeah, pay up. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen is the most well-known Regency romance, and is perhaps…

Maps

Sorry for the lack of posting here recently, schoolwork just got crazy for a week or so and unfortunately that had to come first (also, how in hell is it midterms already? We’ve definitely only been in session for like…