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Geek Girls

On Being A Proud Dad of Two Geek Girls

John Marcotte | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
John Marcotte

My girls have tiaras and gowns in their dress-up box right next to their capes and masks. They have a drawer full of Barbie dolls that live in peaceful coexistence with their action figures. But I think it is important for them to know that looking pretty is not the only option they have in life.

Nothing to Prove

Rachael Berkey | Posted 09.23.2013 | Women
Rachael Berkey

As a woman interested in things like science fiction and comic books, I run up against naysayers almost daily.

WATCH: The Gamer Girl Manifesto!

Posted 12.28.2011 | Home

Young gamer girls have come together in the above video to tell you that it's not okay to harass them for participating in the 'guys-only' culture of ...

FanGirls and Boys: It's Cool to Be Excited About Books!

Rachael Berkey | Posted 12.27.2011 | Books
Rachael Berkey

I love to read. There's no surprise there anymore. I have given up trying to explain it to people who don't understand. Mostly this is because I rarely cross paths anymore with people who aren't avid readers like me.

Geek Girls You'll Fall For This Fall

Leslie Simon | Posted 12.05.2011 | Books
Leslie Simon

In case you haven't noticed, geek girls are on top of the world. We're taking over the big screen ("Bridesmaids" anyone?), the small screen (is there a show Whitney Cummings isn't working on this season?) and all the media in between (Tina Fey's book, "Bossypants," is now my Bible).

7 Signs Geek Girls Are Taking Over The World

Huffington Post | barnesandnoble.com | Posted 12.04.2011 | College

When I was younger, all I wanted to do was fit in. I desperately wanted to be cool just like all my friends. I wanted to look good in French cuffed je...

Wake Up, Geek Culture. You're Not All Guys.

Elizabeth Perle | Posted 08.13.2011 | Entertainment
Elizabeth Perle

Being really frakkin' geeky is in - Stan Lee is responsible for approximately half of the summer blockbusters this year (again), Glee is at Comic Con,...

Writer Jane Espenson on Game of Thrones, Torchwood and Geek Girls

Jenna Busch | Posted 08.01.2011 | Entertainment
Jenna Busch

Epenson weighed in on the recent geek girl discussion that made Twitter explode and gave us a peek at what she watches in her downtime and the shows she's got coming up next.