Girls in Capes

Women, men & minorities in geek culture and pop culture


We’re always open to new staff writers!  You can see our openings here.

General Staff

Alan Beyersdorf is a staff writer at Girls in Capes and holds degrees in creative writing and psychology from the University of Toledo.  His first chapbook, Degrees of Distance, was completed in 2012. Alan’s post Hopelessly Super-Male was Freshly Pressed January 27, 2013.

Comics & Graphic Novels

Accepting applications!

TV & Film

Christina Casano is a TV & Film Writer at Girls in Capes and studies Theatre and Mass Communication at Miami University in Ohio. She is the resident expert on Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

Janelle Smith is a TV & Film Writer at Girls in Capes.  She is a rising senior at Ohio State University majoring in film studies and minoring in studio art.


YA Reviewer

Mara Delgado Sanchez, the Young Adult Reviewer at Girls in Capes, is pursuing an MFA in Creative Writing with a concentration in fiction.  She draws inspiration from writers such as Jane Austen and Virginia Woolf and is an avid reader of young adult novels, science fiction, and fantasy.

Fantasy Reviewer

Gabby Taub, the Fantasy Reviewer at Girls in Capes, is a rising senior at New York University studying creative writing. She enjoys reading, writing, watching TV, and spending time getting lost among the bookshelves at Strand Bookstore.


Accepting applications!


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