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Fandom and Wellness is a podcast about the complex relationship between fandom and mental health.

Fandom and Wellness is a podcast about the complex relationship between fandom and mental health.
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United States

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Fandom and Wellness is a podcast about the complex relationship between fandom and mental health.

Language:

English

Contact:

917-658-1336


Episodes

FAW #10: Positive Family Dynamics in Bob's Burgers, with Kosi Harris

5/19/2019
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Arkeida, Danielle, Jenny and special guest, Kosi Harris, share their favorite Bob's Burgers characters and episodes, admire the refreshing portrayal of unabashed female sexuality in Tina, and explore Belcher family dynamics. Follow Kosi on Twitter at @kos27 and Instagram at @kosharris. Follow us on social media! Facebook: @fandomandwellness Instagram: @fandomandwellness Twitter: @fandomwellness Support Us on Patreon: https://patreon.com/fandomandwellness Intro & Outro Music: Crimson...

Duration:00:58:37

FAW #9: Avengers: Endgame

5/6/2019
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Arkeida, Danielle, and Jenny talk Avengers: Endgame. Follow us on social media! Facebook: @fandomandwellness Instagram: @fandomandwellness Twitter: @fandomwellness Support Us on Patreon: https://patreon.com/fandomandwellness Intro & Outro Music: Crimson Fly by Huma-Huma

Duration:01:00:10

FAW #8: Facing Fatphobia in Shrill, with Margot Kavendek

4/21/2019
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Arkeida, Danielle, Jenny, and special guest, Margot Kavendek, discuss microaggressions against Shrill protagonist Annie, fat shaming in the clothing industry, and cosplaying as a plus size woman. Follow us on social media! Facebook: @fandomandwellness Instagram: @fandomandwellness Twitter: @fandomwellness Support Us on Patreon: https://patreon.com/fandomandwellness Intro & Outro Music: Crimson Fly by Huma-Huma

Duration:01:19:11

FAW #7: Captain Marvel

4/2/2019
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Arkeida, Danielle, and Jenny share their favorite Captain Marvel characters and scenes, discuss how Captain Marvel passes the Bechdel Test and various other tests, and dunk on Yon-Rogg. Follow us on social media! Facebook: @fandomandwellness Instagram: @fandomandwellness Twitter: @fandomwellness Support Us on Patreon: https://patreon.com/fandomandwellness Intro & Outro Music: Crimson Fly by Huma-Huma

Duration:00:44:53

FAW #6: Exploring Mental Health in Unbreakable, Split, and Glass, with Dr. Andrea Letamendi

3/17/2019
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Arkeida, Danielle, Jenny, and special guest and clinical psychologist, Dr. Andrea Letamendi, discuss the portrayal of people with psychological disorders and mental health professionals in Unbreakable, Split, and Glass. 00:00 Intro 07:10 Unbreakable 23:00 Split 58:24 Glass 1:29:33 The Unbreakable trilogy as superhero films 1:40:25 The effect of the films on mental illness stigma The Arkham Sessions: http://www.underthemaskonline.com/the-arkham-sessions/ Follow us on social...

Duration:01:32:04

Fandom and Wellness #5: Visiting the World of Harry Potter

3/4/2019
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Arkeida, Danielle, and Jenny experience house identity crises, reveal their favorite Harry Potter books/movies and characters, and discuss mental health in the Harry Potter series. Also, they geek out about the Frozen 2 trailer. Trigger Warning: Mentions of rape between 57:10 and 58:48 00:00 Intro 00:50 Harry Potter house identity crises 15:56 House trails as they relate to our mental health 35:52 Favorite Harry Potter books/movies 1:00:23 Favorite Harry Potter characters 1:07:02...

Duration:01:24:46

Fandom and Wellness #4: The Art of Drag with Whitney Newman

2/17/2019
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Arkeida, Danielle, and Jenny talk to costume designer and drag queen Whitney Newman about finding their community and identity in the drag scene, how Sasha Velour inspired them to stay weird, and dealing with the intense joy and stress of being a costume designer for NYC drag queens like Monet X Change and Honey Davenport. Find Whitney on Instagram: @blackandwhitestriped Visit Trans Lifeline at: www.translifeline.org Get $25 off your Little Petal dress when you use the coupon code FAW...

Duration:01:29:01

Fandom and Wellness #3: Into the Spider-Verse with Darais Prince

2/3/2019
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Arkeida, Danielle, Jenny, and special guest, Darais Prince, talk about the significance of Miles Morales and his story, the history of the Spider-Verse characters, and dealing with mental health, toxic masculinity and racism. Also, they geek out about the Spider-Man: Far From Home trailer. Darais' Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/d__amazing/ Intro & Outro Music: Crimson Fly by Huma-Huma Follow us on social media! Facebook: @fandomandwellness Instagram:...

Duration:01:50:27

Fandom and Wellness #2: Handling Anxiety Like a Pro, with Rose Del Vecchio

1/20/2019
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Arkeida, Danielle, and Jenny talk to FanMail co-founder Rose Del Vecchio about incorporating fandom into her role as a health educator, surviving conventions, and training her dog, Lego, to be a therapy dog. Also, they geek out about Sorry to Bother You. Lego's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/legolepup/ G’Nort, Padfoot and Moony's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/maraudersmutts/ Intro & Outro Music: Crimson Fly by Huma-Huma Follow us on social media! Facebook:...

Duration:01:05:18

Fandom and Wellness #1: There Was An Idea...

1/6/2019
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Fandom and Wellness is a podcast about the complex relationship between fandom and mental health. In this episode, Arkeida, Danielle and Jenny introduce themselves, discuss the characters they identify with, and cover some basic facts about anxiety and depression. Intro & Outro Music: Crimson Fly by Huma-Huma Follow us on social media! Facebook: @fandomandwellness Instagram: @fandomandwellness Twitter: @fandomwellness

Duration:00:37:47