Diversity in Hollywood: New Reports Roundup

Hollywood

It’s that time again. Time for our more-or-less annual review of the new studies coming out on diversity in Hollywood. Second verse, same as the first. GLAAD’s annual Studio Responsibility Index was released recently, and the bottom line is there Continue reading Diversity in Hollywood: New Reports Roundup

Inequality in Hollywood: Yet Another Study

USC Diversity Study 2015

Oh, Hollywood. Yet another study, this one fromĀ the Media, Diversity, and Social Change Initiative at the University of Southern California, demonstrates just how bad the lack of diversity in Big Studio Hollywood movies is. The new data basically confirms previous Continue reading Inequality in Hollywood: Yet Another Study

Diversity in Narrative Media: the latest stats

2015 Hollywood Diversity Report

Today the UCLA’s Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies releases its second annual Hollywood Diversity Report, a study of television and film over the 2012-2013 viewing season. The study examines both what studios are producing, as well as Continue reading Diversity in Narrative Media: the latest stats

Sleep Study pre-production continues

Sleep Study... Rest in Peace

Things got busy over the holidays, and not just holiday stuff. We have squared away the boring legal and banking stuff. We’ve pushed through red tape and administrivia. And now we’re less than a week from the launch of our Continue reading Sleep Study pre-production continues

People are talking…

Copycat

We have completed taping for both the Alcohollywood and Toxic Bag podcasts. We had an absolute blast with both of them. For Alcohollywood we watched and critiqued the 1995 film Copycat starring Sigourney Weaver and Holly Hunter. The film had Continue reading People are talking…

More Upcoming Podcasts

Sleep Study: We're here for you.

My speaking engagement at the #AboutWomen: Body Image event last week was an incredible success and an amazing experience. I spoke on body image versus how women are portrayed in mainstream media, and it was very well-received, with some very Continue reading More Upcoming Podcasts

Burning Brigid on Magick Radio Chicago

Magick Radio Chicago

For those of you who missed our radio appearance last weekend, the audio archive of the show is now up! Listen to the show here. We chatted with Summer and Drew about Sleep Study, our mission, TV and movies, and Continue reading Burning Brigid on Magick Radio Chicago