Carrie McClain

Carrie McClain is writer, editor, social media maven and media scholar. Other times she's known as a Starfleet Communications Officer, Comics Auntie, and Golden Saucer Frequenter. Nowadays you can usually find her buried under a pile of Josei manga. She/Her
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Hidden Gem Anime Series To Enjoy: ‘Wakakozake’

A few years ago, I stumbled upon the English translated version of Wakakozake via ...

Chainsaw Man anime

The Beginner’s Primer to the Upcoming ‘Chainsaw Man’ Anime

Perhaps, you’re like me and you keep seeing the teasers and different trailers for the ...

Autumn Manga Book Shelf Spotlight

September has finally rolled into the arena and it’s still too hot for sweater ...

Coming-of-age

5 Coming-of-Age Manga Series You’ll Want To Read and Collect

Hopefully without coming off as snobbish, I want you to know that coming of ...

Tell Mama: Black Motherhood in Graphic Novels Centering Black Girls

Too often in popular media and especially in the world of literature, via comics ...

Fly Free, Always: Images of Black Freedom in Children’s Books

As a young child, I was fascinated with flying.  No, that’s not right. It ...