Episode 94: Geek Media Expo (2016)

Episode 94: Geek Media Expo Vol 8
[Corrections: Glamour is the site with the anti-horror film article, not Elle. Elle posted this piece. I also stated that the Stranger Things monster looks like a giant clitoris, but really I meant to say giant vulva.]

Topics Chart:

Featured Guests (00:04:15)
Horror (00:18:56)
Cosplay (00:52:43)
Contests (01:02:20)

GMX v8NOTES:

GMX

Olivia Olson | Adventure TimeLove Actually

Martin Olson

Zach Callison | Steven Universe

“‘Stephen Universe’ and the Importance of All-Ages Queer Representation”

Macy West | @missmaeofficial | MaeFae Cosplay

“The Real Life Conspiracy that Inspired Stranger Things”

Cosplay, Inc.

“Ronald Brown, Pedophile Puppeteer, Sentenced to 20 Years”

“Max Headroom broadcast signal intrusion”

“Chug-a-lug, Donna Presentation Materials (GMX 2016)”

Tennessee Coalition to End Domestic and Sexual Violence

“The Character of Sexual Harassment at Cons”

Corrine Vitek

“Do People Actually Enjoy Watching Horror Movies?”

“Why Getting Dumped Made Me Love Horror Movies”

“Weirdest Hillary Endorsement Yet Sees a woman ‘biting a catcaller’s ear off'” | Ginny Leise

“Birth.Movies.Death Editor-in-chief Devin Faraci Steps Down After Sexual Assault Allegations”

Chug-a-lug, Donna Presentation Materials (GMX 2016)

Another year of Geek Media Expo has come and gone. Thanks to those of you who attended Fem and Lizbeth’s panel about gender in the Twin Peaks universe. The slides for Chug-a-lug, Donna: The Women of Twin Peaks can be viewed via the link below.

Slides

Coverage of our entire con experience will be available soon. You can also expect more Twin Peaks chatter as we gear up for the 2017 revival.

Episode 93: Pet Sematary (1989), Pet Sematary 2 (1992)

Episode 93: Pet Sematary vs. Pet Sematary 2
[The film starring Macaulay Culkin that Fem is referring to in the discussion about evil children is The Good Son and the book it’s based on is actually written by Ian McEwan, not Stephen King…oops!]

Pet Sematary vs. Pet Sematary 2NOTES:

Pet Sematary

Pet Sematary 2

Rhymes for Young Ghouls

“Mary Lamber on Pet Sematary, Non-Linear Narratives and Child Actors”

Unearthed and Untold: The Path to Pet Sematary

“Safe Spaces, Trigger Warnings and the University of Chicago”

“Chicago Professors Fire Back”

“Upcoming: Pet Sematary, Rocky Horror, and Twin Peaks #Geekoween”

 

Upcoming: Pet Sematary, Rocky Horror, and Twin Peaks #Geekoween

Obligatory Halloween event updates!

October 10: We’re celebrating Halloween with a listener request double feature – Mary Lambert’s Pet Sematary and Pet Sematary 2.

October 20: Join us in live-tweeting the new Rocky Horror Picture Show! 7:00PM CST on Fox! #rockyhorror @RockyHorrorFOX

October 28-30: You can expect business as usual at our favorite local fan con, Geek Media Expo. In addition to participating as press, Fem will be on a Twin Peaks panel with Lizbeth from Horror Metal Punk Girl (details forthcoming). Come hear us fangirl all over the series and see Fem’s cosplay. All shenanigans will be broadcast on Twitter (#Geekoween #GMXv8 @thewhorer) and recapped in early November.

Episode 92: Graphic Sexual Horror (2009)

Episode 92: Graphic Sexual Horror
[Clarifications: The WhoreCast is hosted by Siouxsie Q and Sam Solo. The murderer P.D. references in the interview is Harvey Glatman and the artist is John Willie. The Kinky project Vivica A. Fox was cast in is a film, not a television show.]

Graphic Sexual HorrorNOTES:

Graphic Sexual Horror

The WhoreCast Episode 048: The Man Behind Insex

“It’ll End in Tears: A Conversation with ‘Graphic Sexual Horror’ Director, Barbara Bell”

Men, Women, and Chainsaws by Carol J. Clover

Kink

Public Sex, Private Lives

“The Princess and the Submissive”

“Adult Film Director Max Hardcore Sentenced to 4 Years in Prison on Obscenity Charges”

“Bite Me: Desire and the Female Spectator in Twilight, The Vampire Diaries, and True Blood”

“This Feminist Porn Website Helps Women Reclaim Their Bodies After Sexual Assault”

“Vivica A. Fox Will Get ‘Kinky’ in ‘50-shades’-esque Indie Drama”

“Stranger Strings with the Kids of Stranger Things”

Episode 90: Def by Temptation (1990)

Episode 90: Def by Temptation

Def by Temptation 2NOTES:

Def by Temptation

“James Bond III Makes the Leap from Child Actor to Filmmaker”

Bitch is Hardcore

Bloody Mary Podcast

The Neon Demon

Belcourt Theater re-opens July 22!

“Brian De Palma on how he predicts women in his films”

Ruby by Cynthia Bond

“Death in Black and White”

“The Criminal Justice System: Statistics” via Rainin

“Statement by FBI Director James B. Comey on the Investigation of Secretary Hillary Clinton’s Use of a Personal E-Mail System”