Blog, FBC Box, Podcast Shownotes

Postcolonial Gothic with Mariquita and Unboxing June’s Box with Renee

Mariquita discusses Postcolonial Gothic as a concept, how it relates to Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys, in particular, and how Charlotte Bronte really did wrong by Bertha Mason. Then Renee unboxes our June Non-Binary Voices box and shares a bit more about everything inside. Follow and support our hosts Mariquita: Instagram Renee: Instagram Mentioned …

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Blog, Podcast Shownotes

All Adults Here: An Interview with Emma Straub

Mariquita interviews Emma Straub about her book, All Adults Here, released in paperback on April 13th and currently being developed for TV. Emma and Mariquita discuss writing dark topics with a light touch, portraying characters with empathy and care, parenthood, home, and transformation.  Where to find Emma: Website // Twitter // Instagram // Facebook // …

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Podcast Shownotes

Women’s History Spotlight: Las Adelitas and Florence Howe with Mariquita and Renee

Renee and Mariquita talk about some lesser discussed women from history, Las Soldaderas (or Las Adelitas) from the Mexican Revolution and Florence Howe, the founder of the Feminist Press and considered to be the mother of Women’s Studies as an academic discipline. Mariquita breaks down the contributions made by the soldaderas in an effort to …

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