Articles by Davey Davis

June 29, 2017

Feminism, Glenn Close, and the Curse of the Crazy Woman 15

At a time when American women can ascribe to feminism with comparatively little fanfare, insisting on one’s own humanity as a woman is still an act of monstrosity—one with which ugliness and craziness, the two things that women are supposed to fear most, is always elided.

November 7, 2016

Scissoring, Othering, and ‘The Handmaiden’ 19

What is it with straight people, especially straight men, and scissoring? Among the many sexual acts that queer women perform with each other, this one seems, at least in our experience, to be the one that fascinates them the most.

August 17, 2016

Instagram and the Pornification of Food 0

Pornification is when desire, rather than its object, becomes the primary drive for consumption.