Selected articles and book reviews
Interview with Anne Trubek, author of The History and Uncertain Future of Handwriting. Utne, December 2016.
Review of Playing Dead: The Weird Business of Faking Your Demise. Philadelphia Inquirer, November 2016.
Review of Porcelain: A Memoir. Philadelphia Inquirer, July 2016.
"Go Forth: An Interview With Mardou." The Believer Logger, July 2015.
Review of Why Grow Up? by Susan Neiman for the Philadelphia Inquirer, July 2015.
Review of I Was A Child by Bruce Eric Kaplan for the Philadelphia Inquirer, May 2015.
"Leanne Shapton: The Character Artist." The Comics Journal, December 2014.
Review of White Girls by Hilton Als for Utne, Winter 2013.
"Overdressed: Elizabeth Cline on Fast Fashion, Overconsumption, and What We Can Do About It." Bitch Media, July 2012.
Review of Tubes: A Journey to the Center of the Internet for the Philadelphia Inquirer (pdf download), 2012
Review of Skagboys for the Philadelphia Inquirer (pdf download), November 2012.
"This is a Love Letter: An Interview With Eliza Frye." The Comics Journal, March 2012.
"Street Sweepers: Hollaback! and the global surge in antiharassment activism." (pdf download) Bitch Media, Fall 2011.
"The Jesse Reklaw Interview." The Comics Journal, July 2011.
"Polygamy as Potboiler." Utne, March/April 2011.
"Geonoshing: Foraging For Food in the City"
(pdf download). Photo by Ron Tarver for the Philadelphia Inquirer.
"Where the Boy Zines Are." Library Journal, May 2010.
"Bonnets But No Bosoms: Amish Romance Novels." Philadelphia Inquirer, March 2010.
"The way we 'read.'" Minneapolis Star-Tribune, February 2008.
"Grownups are reading 'young adult' books too." Philadelphia Inquirer, August 2006.
"Best-Case Scenario: How a quirky handbook spawned a publishing phenomenon." Pennsylvania Gazette, Jan/Feb 2005.