Publications

Online Essays

“Why Ganondorf Was Wrong in The Wind Waker.” FemHype, February 18, 2017. https://femhype.com/2017/02/18/why-ganondorf-was-wrong-in-the-wind-waker/

“Magic and Gender in Final Fantasy VI.” Kill Screen, August 16, 2016. https://killscreen.com/articles/magic-gender-final-fantasy-vi/

“Japanese Environmentalism, Shinto, & The Legend of Zelda.” FemHype, May 10, 2016. https://femhype.com/2016/05/10/japanese-environmentalism-shinto-the-legend-of-zelda/

Yoshi’s Woolly World & Mellow Mode: Validating All Skill Levels.” FemHype, May 3, 2016. https://femhype.com/2016/05/03/yoshis-woolly-world-mellow-mode-validating-all-skill-levels/

Print Essays

“The Cute Shall Inherit the Earth: Postapocalyptic Posthumanity in Tokyo Jungle.” In Introducing Japanese Popular Culture, edited by Alisa Freedman and Toby Slade, 81-90. New York: Routledge, 2018.
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“A Legend of Regret: Fallen Kingdoms and Postcolonial Ghosts in Twilight Princess.” Proceedings of the Association of Japanese Literary Studies 18 (2017): 47-59.
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“Bowser Koopa.” In 100 Greatest Video Game Characters, edited by Jaime Banks, Robert Mejia, and Aubrie Adams, 26-28. Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield, 2017.
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“Mythical Landscapes and Imaginary Creatures: Pokémon and Japanese Regionalism.” Proceedings of the Association of Japanese Literary Studies 14 (2013): 261-271.
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Book Reviews

“Boss Fight Books.” Review of Boss Fight Books series, ed. Gabe Durham. Asiascape: Digital Asia 3 (2016): 97-100.
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“How to Do Things With Videogames.” Review of How to Do Things With Videogames, by Ian Bogost. Asiascape: Digital Asia 2 (2015): 159-161.
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Game Reviews

“Feminist Halloween, Day 28: Don’t Go in the Old Greene House.” Review of Don’t Go in the Old Greene House, by Laura Knetzger. The Lobster Dance, October 28, 2015. http://odorunara.com/2015/10/28/feminist-halloween-day-28-dont-go-in-the-old-greene-house/