Adam White

Film

'splendor' is gregg araki's forgotten ode to polyamory

The film is deeply radical in its own quiet way – a salute to the fun and unpredictability of sexual fluidity, alternative lifestyles, and existing on the fringes.
Adam White
1.23.19
Music

how pop's most iconic women reclaimed their seats in 2018

From Lady GaGa to Janet Jackson, the late career renaissance had never been more in.
Adam White
12.21.18
Film

how 2018's big romcom revival left out its women

We're seeing a boom in dreamy male leads, but who is our next female star?
Adam White
12.21.18
Culture

'fear street' made a generation of teens afraid of their babysitters

With a film in development, we talk to fans of the iconic 90s books by R.L. Stine.
Adam White
10.30.18
Film

'knife + heart' is a stylish horror film about queer sex

Vanessa Paradis plays a ludicrous pornographer in Yann Gonzalez's fabulous slasher.
Adam White
10.29.18
Culture

'assassination nation' is the first true horror film of the twitter age

The internet has not only emboldened the voiceless — women, queer youth, and people of color — but also the vitriolic conservatives reflecting the very worst elements of the patriarchy.
Adam White
9.24.18
Culture

why are we all talking about conversion therapy?

Movies like 'The Miseducation of Cameron Post' and 'Boy, Erased' show that we've come a long way since 'Will & Grace.'
Adam White
8.13.18
Film

the progressive feminism of 90s slasher films lives on today

In honor of the upcoming 'Halloween' sequel, a look at how strong female leads took over the genre.
Adam White
6.27.18
think piece

'love, simon' captures the power of online anonymity for queer teens

In light of Craigslist's "personals" section closing, a look at the role online chatrooms, messages, and sex ads play in the queer coming-of-age story.
Adam White
4.6.18