Tag: Wandavision

Multiverse of Madness and the Problem of Mother as Monster

Emma Louise Backe , May 9th, 2022


By Emma Louise Backe Wanda by César Castillo Marquez Doctor Strange and the Multiverse of Madness is essentially a horror movie with the trappings of Marvel’s characteristic action…


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Screen Memory, Social Distancing & Speculative Fiction: The Geek Anthropologist 2021 in Review

emmalouisebackeanthro , January 1st, 2022


2021 wasn’t quite the year we anticipated, nor does the conclusion of the year feel like it does justice to the warped sense of time, distance, and stasis…


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Screen Memories, Scarlet Witch & the Complex Grief of Wandavision

emmalouisebackeanthro , March 7th, 2021


By Emma Louise Backe In the first several episodes of Disney’s new show Wandavision, it’s unclear whether the “bit” of old sitcoms as the framing device will be…


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