and things I've written about Buffy, mostly in the vaguely intellectual
Newer essays are at the top, so it's possible to trace how they've
gradually got more pretentious.
End of Buffy
Short article about, well, guess.
7 references up to The
You Noir or Have you Ever Been?
Film Noir in Angel the Series and the two principal noir (anti-)heros,
Angel and Wesley.
Angel Season 4 references
up to 4.8 'Habeas Corpses'.
Things Gothic on BtVS
the ways that Buffy is a Gothic show.
Season 7 references up to 7.9
'Never Leave Me'.
essay about the fluffiness of Buffy, style, seriousness and
Season 6 references up to 6.17
on Season Six, this deals with the idea that this was the 'existential
Season 6 references for the
'Because it's Cool' Principle
answer to all your thorny moral problems.
Season 6 references up to 6.7
'Once More With Feeling'.
Demon vs. The Rose
article about magic and magicians in Buffy.
Season 6 references
up to 6.11 'Gone'.
to Be Bad
a brother ain't got no soul, can a brother be good? A Spike
essay written pre-Season 6.
Big Gay Explanation Article
I provide an alternative reading of Willow in Seasons
show's designed to be a feminist show' says Whedon. Is it?
which I discuss what vampires really mean.
Sunnydale is Really England
Modern Teenage Allegory
first essay. Beware of the tone.