On backlash, stirring the pot, the circle of hype and the kick-back of irritation that's become the norm in pop culture criticism.
Bored graduate who likes books. I write about YA and all related topics at The Book Lantern. Other literary interests include politics, LGBTQ literature, drama and the odd romance. I also co-host the podcast Anglo-Filles and write theatre reviews for FemaleArts.com and The Skinny.