SAM MAGGS is a writer, geek girl, and television professional whose work focuses on pop culture, geek culture, and (sometimes) how they intersect with concepts of gender. Her work has appeared across the Internet on sites like Geekosystem, The Mary Sue, Mashable, Gizmodo, and the front page of Digg, and she frequently appears as a pop culture correspondent on MTV Canada's Play With AJ and Space's InnerSpace. Sam is the 2013 recipient of Women Write About Comics' "Awesome Geek Feminist of the Year" Award, and she has been profiled by Tech Girls Canada as part of their Portraits of Strength series. She lives in Toronto.
Fanfic, cosplay, cons, books, memes, podcasts, vlogs, OTPs and RPGs and MMOs and more—it’s never been a better time to be a girl geek. The Fangirl’s Guide to the Galaxy is the ultimate handbook for ladies living the nerdy life, a fun and feminist take on the often male-dominated world of geekdom....[more]
TARGET CONSUMER: Teen girls who are into fandoms Millennial women who are fans of Sam's work A companion to The Fangirl's Guide to the Galaxy, this guided journal by Sam Maggs includes essays, prompts, and illustrations to help fangirls get in touch with their dreams, plans, and faves. The Fangirl's...[more]
Fans of Wonder Women and Sam Maggs Secondary: Readers interested in women's history, women's studies, feminism and girl power. A fun and feisty tour of famous girl BFFs from history who stuck together and changed the world. A modern girl is nothing without her squad of besties. But don't let all the...[more]
TARGET CONSUMER: Fans of The Fangirl's Guide to the Galaxy & Sam Maggs People interested in women's history, women's studies, feminism and girl power. Lively and well-researched profiles of some of the world's greatest unknown women in STEM and beyond, from Fangirl's Guide author Sam Maggs. Everybody's...[more]