For JSTOR Daily, I investigated the mysterious case of Mother Superior Benedetta Carlini, a 17th-century Italian nun accused of being a lesbian and heretic. Sister Carlini is the subject of "Blessed Virgin,” a film by Dutch filmmaker Paul Verhoeven and set for release in 2019.
I was a guest on the music podcast "Switched on Pop," discussing girl groups for the episode "808s & Havana Heartbreak."
For Atlas Obscura, I wrote about the history of the Mold-A-Rama and the people keeping the retro souvenir machine alive
I traveled to Christmas Valley — a largely abandoned real estate development in the rural Oregon high desert — for Atlas Obscura.