Home Authors Posts by Veronica Anne Francisco

Veronica Anne Francisco

2 POSTS 0 COMMENTS

Despite promising themes, ‘My Mechanical Romance’ falls flat on race, feminism

Alexene Farol Follmuth’s debut My Mechanical Romance is a provocative entry into contemporary YA romance, but struggles with shallow feminist messaging. Bel Maier, one of the leads, avoids answering any questions about her future. College?...

Nikki Khanna pushes the conversation on race, skin color and colorism in the...

Whiter: Asian American Women on Skin Color and Colorism, edited by Nikki Khanna, exposes the shame of colorist cultural tendencies, explores the solidarity of Asian American women across ethnic identities and ages, and embraces...