Freelance Editorials and Podcasts (i.e. Anime Feminist, Anime News Network, Crunchyroll)

Below is a list of editorials I’ve done and podcasts I’ve participated in, paid or otherwise, outside of this blog. So far, I’ve written articles for Anime Feminist, Anime News Network, Crunchyroll, and Genki Life Magazine. I’ve also participated in the Manga Mavericks podcast and One Piece Podcast.


Anime Feminist

A Wedding Gown for “Their” Idol: Love Live, male audiences, and idol culture

Anime News Network

A History of Takarazuka Influences in Anime

Log Horizon, Undertale, and the Tales Game Mechanics Can Tell

The Horror and Romance of Rural Higurashi

History and Momotaro in One Piece’s Wano Country Arc

How Similar is Beastars to Zootopia, Really?

The History Behind Osamu Tezuka’s Dororo

Rimuru Tempest and Robinson Crusoe: How to Build a Civilization

Homelessness in Japan and Hinamatsuri

The True History Behind Golden Kamuy


The Nature of Magic in The Ancient Magus’ Bride

How to Watch “Kino’s Journey”

Battle Royales of Anime: The “Fate” Series and “Juni Taisen” in Focus

Reading Ahead in “The Ancient Magus’ Bride” OVAs

Bubbles and Bullying in the “March Comes in Like a Lion” Anime

5 Reasons Why You Should Watch the “March Comes in Like a Lion” Anime

10 Magical Creatures from “The Ancient Magus’ Bride” Anime

Golden Kamuy is a Riveting Story of Survival, Treasure, and Warmth

From Naruto to Boruto: How Loss and Vision Brought Peace to the Ninja World

Freedom: The Draw of One Piece’s Central Message

When War Comes Home: The Loss of Innocence in Invisible Victory

The Mad Scientist and the Will of Steins Gate

Love is the Greatest Mystery of All in Hyouka

The True Meaning of Anime Haircuts

Genki Life Magazine

Danganronpa: Guilt, Propaganda, Asociality, and Despair in Anime

ReLIFE: Graduation and Its Adult Distinctions

Sasami-san@Ganbaranai: Religion, Tradition, and the New Age

Instrumentalism, Masculinity, and Humanity in Dororo

Higurashi: It Takes a Village to Make Change

Log Horizon: Game Mechanics and Human Rights

Sankarea: Undying Love

Your Name: Disastrous Places and Liminal Spaces

Tokyo Debriefing: Anime Nerd Edition


Manga Mavericks

Manga Mavericks EP. 153: “A Silent Voice”

One Piece Podcast

Fight Together #6: “Fascism & Tyranny”