Fandom and Wellness

Fandom and Wellness

Fandom and Wellness
Jul 07, 2020 0 min

Hiatus Announcement

Transcript: Hi everyone, this is Jenny with a short message. We just wanted to let you know that Fandom and Wellness will be going on hiatus. There's a lot going on for us personally and of course in the world in general so we wanted to take a short break from the podcast. I don't know when we'll be back, but we'll be back. We love you and remember, be kind and take no shit. Bye!
May 31, 2020 47 min

FAW #36: Animal Crossing, with Kelly Zogheb and Jessica Lynn

Jenny is joined by Soulbound owner, Kelly, and Little Petal booth queen, Jessica, to talk about how Animal Crossing: New Horizons offers players an escape from reality, the ability to socialize with friends and NPCs, and a way to be practice mindfulness. Follow Kelly: Instagram & Facebook: @soulboundnyc www.soulbound.com Follow Jessica: Instagram: @jessica____lynn____ Facebook & Instagram: @fandomandwellness Twitter: @fandomwellness Ko-fi: @fandomandwellness Music: Crimson Fly by Huma-Huma
May 17, 2020 58 min

FAW #35: Self-Care Through Movement with Geek Girl Strong

Arkeida and Jenny are joined by Robyn Warren from Geek Girl Strong (GGS) to discuss the superhero origins of GGS, how to take care of your physical health while staying at home, and how mental health, fitness, and fandom intersect. Follow Robyn: Instagram, Twitter and Facebook: @geekgirlstrong Website: geekgirlstrong.com Podcast: healthygeekacademy.mischiefmedia.com Follow us on social media! Facebook & Instagram: @fandomandwellness Twitter: @fandomwellness Music: Crimson Fly by Huma-Huma
May 03, 2020 58 min

FAW #34: Schitt's Creek, with Elena Squatrito and Betty Rhoades

Arkeida is joined by Elena Squatrito and Betty Rhoades to discuss LGBTQ representation, character development, and family dynamics in Schitt's Creek. Follow Elena: Facebook, Twitter, and instagram: @thecolorfulgeek Website: www.thecolorfulgeek.com Follow Betty: Instagram: @skincredible_adventures Twitter: @bettyjoan Follow us: Facebook: @fandomandwellness Instagram: @fandomandwellness Twitter: @fandomwellness Ko-fi: www.ko-fi.com/fandomandwellness Music: Crimson Fly by Huma-Huma
Apr 21, 2020 1 hr 9 min

FAW #33: The Good Place, with Constance Gibbs

Danielle and Jenny are joined by writer Constance Gibbs to discuss the role of empathy in the Good Place, the complexity of morality, and anxiety as portrayed by Chidi. Follow Constance: Twitter & Instagram: @constar24 Website: constarwrites.com Follow us: Facebook & Instagram: @fandomandwellness Twitter: @fandomwellness Ko-fi: ko-fi.com/fandomandwellness Personal Instagram accounts: Arkeida: @classyrebeldesign Jenny: @fanmailbox Danielle: @littlepetal Music: Crimson Fly by Huma-Huma
Apr 06, 2020 1 hr 11 min

FAW #32: The Force Against Cyberbullying with Erin Lefler and Angélique Roché

Danielle, Erin Lefler, and Angélique Roché discuss the Force Against Cyberbullying campaign, personal stories of experiencing and rising up against bullying, and positive fandom encounters. NOTE: Due to some unavoidable background noise, we recommend listening at a lower volume or on speaker for a better audio experience. Erin Instagram: @butternut_gouache Twitter: @Butternutgouach #ForceAgainstCyberbullying Angélique Instagram: @angeliquerocheofficial Twitter: @AngeliqueRoche angeliqueroc
Mar 23, 2020 37 min

FAW #31: Geek Girl Brunch, with Jamila Rowser and Aylin Aquino

Arkeida discusses the unique and welcoming community of Geek Girl Brunch (GGB) with GGB co-founder Jamila Rowser and GGB NYC Officer Aylin Aquino, as well as favorite fictional female friendships and how to keep in touch with friends while practicing social distancing. GGB: www.geekgirlbrunch.com Jamila: Instagram: @jamilarowser Twitter: @jamilarowser Aylin: Instagram: @theamazingkin Twitter: @slowpacedwalker Music: Crimson Fly by Huma-Huma
Mar 02, 2020 1 hr 22 min

FAW #30: Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

Arkeida, Danielle, and Jenny discuss Birds of Prey! They talk about the refreshing portrayal of female antiheroes and friendships, the interpretation of Harley Quinn as borderline, the impact of childhood traumatic grief on Huntress, and more! Trigger Warning: Mentions of violence and discrimination against minorities between 49:00 to 58:00 Facebook: @fandomandwellness Instagram: @fandomandwellness Twitter: @fandomwellness Patreon: patreon.com/fandomandwellness Music: Crimson Fly by Huma-Huma
Feb 17, 2020 59 min

FAW #29: Healthy Romantic Relationships

For Valentine's Day, Arkeida, Danielle, and Jenny discuss the importance of communications and boundaries in a healthy romantic relationship, couples therapy, and examples from Parks and Recreation, The Addams Family, Up, and Firefly. Facebook: @fandomandwellness Instagram: @fandomandwellness Twitter: @fandomwellness Patreon: https://patreon.com/fandomandwellness Arkeida: @classyrebeldesign Jenny: @fanmailbox Danielle: @littlepetal Intro & Outro Music: Crimson Fly by Huma-Huma
Feb 09, 2020 1 hr 33 min

FAW #28: Romanticized Unhealthy Relationships

Arkeida, Danielle, and Jenny talk signs of an unhealthy relationship, the cycle of abuse, and examples from Disney, Twilight, Game of Thrones, Harry Potter, and DC comics. Trigger Warning: Mentions of abusive relationships and rape throughout the episode. Facebook: @fandomandwellness Instagram: @fandomandwellness Twitter: @fandomwellness Patreon: www.patreon.com/fandomandwellness Arkeida: @classyrebeldesign Jenny: @fanmailbox Danielle: @littlepetal Music: Crimson Fly by Huma-Huma