Ann Foster’s writing on history, pop culture, and feminism has appeared widely online and in print. The following are a selection of some of her recent publications.

Print Publications:

“Young Adult Writers of Saskatchewan: Blurring Boundaries, Singular Protagonists and the Terrifying Power of the Written Word” in The Literary History of Saskatchewan Volume 3: Advances, Coteau Books, 2018

“Vice for What: A Sexist History of Guilty Pleasures” Bitch Magazine issue #81, Winter 2019

“Brand-New World: Nellie Bly’s Record-Defying Travels” Bitch Magazine issue #79, Summer 2018

St. Catherine of Siena: Saint of Starvation” Bitch Magazine issue #77, Winter 2018

“Fairies and Fake News” Bitch Magazine issue #76, Fall 2017

Online Publications:

Her Own World: The Unsettling Objections To Teen-Girl Cartoon Reboots (Bitch)

Diseases Of Virgins And Spinsters: The Gynephobic History Of Chlorosis And Hysteria (Lady Science)

White White: The Past That Incels Long For Never Existed (Bitch)

The Forgotten History of ‘Anne of Green Gables’ (Shondaland)

What We Forget About Mary Shelley (Shondaland)

Beauty is the Beast in ‘Brotherhood of the Wolf’ (Reel Honey)

The Enduring Legacy of Doomed Blond Girlhood on Film (Reel Honey)

Why “Historical Accuracy” Is a Bad Excuse for Rampant Sexual Assault in Fantasy (The Mary Sue)

Mary Shelley Lives Again (VIDA: Women in Literary Arts)

The Artificial Autonomy and Reproductive Reality of Women in Blade Runner 2049 (Cinemazine)

Happy Death Day: A Perfect, Profound Popcorn Movie (Cinemazine)

The devastating ‘Big Little Lies’ finale finds unexpected beauty in its violence — and justice (Screener TV)