Articles Posted in the " Geek Culture " Category

  • How Geeks Can Get Through the Trump Presidency

    It’s going to be a tough four years as we try to get through the Trump presidency, but we’ve got to stick together and be active.  RESIST. It shouldn’t be a surprise that The Geekiary’s staff is peopled with liberals, progressives, and fierce independents.  After the election of Trump we wrote Progressive Geeks: We Have Work […]


  • The Geekiary’s Favorite Women in Geek Culture 2016

    It’s a tradition here at The Geekiary to highlight our favorite women in geek culture at the end of every year, and doing so feels even more important now as we head into a frightening political climate. Attacks against women online and in real life are spiking as certain groups feel empowered by recent political […]


  • She Gave Us Hope: A Carrie Fisher Tribute from The Geekiary

    So many amazing people have passed away this year, men and women who were strong creative voices, amazing scientists, talented actors and/or musicians – people who spoke to so many generations. Carrie Fisher, who is best known as Princess/General Leia Skywalker Organa Solo, was so many of the above. To us at The Geekiary, she […]


  • Our Favorite 2016 LGBTQ+ Moments in Geek Culture

    The world is sort of scary right now for members of our community, but there were many wonderful 2016 LGBTQ+ moments for us in geek media this year. We’ve got a tradition here at the Geekiary of chronicling our favorite moments throughout the year as a celebration.  Our 2016 LGBTQ+ Moments in Geek Culture is not […]


  • A Fanfiction Documentary Just Launched A Kickstarter!

    There’s a fanfiction documentary in the works and it just launched a Kickstarter! The world of fanfiction is often misunderstood by mainstream audiences and tends to get marginalized as a ‘weird’ obscure hobby.  What a lot of people miss is the deep impact transformative works has on both the creators and audience, as well as […]



  • A Chat with the Kings of Con: Rob and Rich

    Supernatural fan favorites, Rob Benedict and Richard Speight Jr have a new show out called Kings of Con. Earlier this month they were gracious enough to chat with us and several other outlets about Kings of Con, their inspiration for the show, and life on the con circuit.  Kings of Con episodes will be available on Comic-Con HQ.  Subscriptions for Comic-Con […]



  • Don’t Feel Guilty Seeking Comfort in Fandom

    Yuri on Ice is keeping me sane right now.  I spent Tuesday night and a good chunk of Wednesday crying, but my fandom friends have kept me focused on some of the few positive things in the world.  They are my life boat.  They are my rock.  I love you all. Read our before commenting. […]


  • Progressive Geeks: We Have Work to Do

    So far this website hasn’t made any specific posts about the US Presidential Election (except for highlighting the fabulous Ms. Marvel Get Out the Vote issue) because we’re not really a politics blog – we’re a geek culture blog. A lot of social issues tend to bleed over into geek culture, but in general the Presidential […]