Stitch is a freelance journalist and rogue fandom/media studies scholar in Florida. Since 2015, she’s run Stitch’s Media Mix, a digital culture and arts publication focusing on real, down to earth critical analysis of international pop culture and the Western arm of the fandoms they spawn. They have publication credits in Fireside Fiction, The Mary Sue, Strange Horizons, ComicsAlliance, Teen Vogue, and Women Write About Comics.  You can find her at Stitch's Media Mix and on twitter as @stitchmediamix

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Chasing Black Cool

Stitch weighs in on what we lose when we don’t embrace ourselves