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Samantha Puc

Samantha Puc is an essayist and culture critic whose work has been featured on Bitch Media, The Mary Sue, Bustle, and elsewhere. She mostly writes intersectional pop culture analysis with a particular focus on representation of LGBTQ and fat characters in fiction. Samantha is the managing editor at The Beat, as well as the co-creator and editor-in-chief of Fatventure Mag, an outdoors zine for fat folx who are into being active, but not into toxic weight-loss culture. She lives in Montana with her partner and cats.
SPX 2019

SPX 2019: First round of special guests announced – including Raina...

Jaime Hernandez, Eleanor Davis and Emily Carroll are among the special guests for this year.

J.J. Abrams and his son introduce a new villain in their...

Here's what we know about J.J. Abrams' first foray into comic writing.

Pixar announces SOUL for summer 2020

Soul hits theaters June 19, 2020.


Body-snatching aliens totally ruin this camping trip.

Preview: Tynion IV’s & Dell’Edera’s new horror series SOMETHING IS KILLING...

Something Is Killing the Children #1 hits shelves Sept. 4.

Marvel reveals Ghost-Spider, Moon Knight & Wolverine ACTS OF EVIL annual...

Acts of Evil will conclude in September with these three annuals.

Comics artist Conny Valentina suffers major losses in a fire —...

A GoFundMe and an art auction have been established to help Conny Valentina rebuild.

CBLDF elects David Steinberger to Board of Directors

David Steinberger joins the CBLDF Board of Directors.

GLOW takes Vegas by storm in the official S3 trailer

More laughs and drama to come in GLOW season three.

A HUNGER GAMES prequel novel has been announced for 2020

The Hunger Games prequel will explore the history of Panem.

Claremont & Sienkiewicz are back in action with NEW MUTANTS: WAR...

Legendary Marvel creators reunite for a New Mutants adventure.