Art, Fashion & Activism – Dr Emily Garside on Dan Levy’s Wojnarowicz-inspired 2021 Met Gala look (The Queer Review)

Schitt’s Creek creator and star Dan Levy stood on the steps of The Metropolitan Museum of Art at his first Met Gala on Monday night wearing a rendering of the work of artist and AIDS activist David Wojnarowicz. A name many of Levy’s younger fans had likely never heard before. In honoring the artist’s work Levy was…… Continue reading Art, Fashion & Activism – Dr Emily Garside on Dan Levy’s Wojnarowicz-inspired 2021 Met Gala look (The Queer Review)

DIVA magazine article

I’m thrilled to have a feature in this month’s DIVA magazine (print edition) which you can purchase here Writing for DIVA was a dream come true. Writing about a show that truly changed me in the magazine that shaped me as a young queer person more so.

Welcome (back) to the Rock

 ‘You are here, at the start of a moment’Those words in ‘Come From Away’ never felt more true. 495 days after last being in a West End theatre, 495 days after last seeing a musical, 495 days without theatre. And ‘You are here…’I’ve been lucky, I’ve had a lot of magical nights in the theatre in…… Continue reading Welcome (back) to the Rock

Let Me Enjoy Taylor Swift in Peace (or stop stealing people\'s joy)

I’ve been doing a lot of enthusiastic tweeting about things I love lately. This in itself is not unusual, after all if nothing else what is Twitter for than foisting your unsolicited opinions on people? It’s also not entirely my fault, I had a book announced, and a Crowd Funder to promote, so my Schitt’s Creek…… Continue reading Let Me Enjoy Taylor Swift in Peace (or stop stealing people\'s joy)

\'Just Pretentious Enough\' why Schitt\'s Creek mattered to me

So in what became a month-long romp through my love for, and some insight into writing a book on Schitt\’s Creek we\’ve done:How Noah Reid\’s Music got me through 2020How Writing a Book on Angels in America became a book on Schitt\’s Creek What this show meant to me, and why it took a while…… Continue reading \'Just Pretentious Enough\' why Schitt\'s Creek mattered to me

How I accidentally wrote a book on Schitt’s Creek instead of Angels in America

Last week I wrote about what Schitt’s Creek meant to me, and why I needed to write about it. (You can read that here ) My ‘Inklings’ book with 404 Ink aligns perfectly with my academic and fangirl brain because that’s where this whole thing started. Specifically, while trying to finish my ‘academic’ book on…… Continue reading How I accidentally wrote a book on Schitt’s Creek instead of Angels in America