About This Show
American Vampire is a podcast about the Twilight Saga, created by Sid Branca and Briana Finegan.
We are interested in thinking critically about the Twilight series with a focus on trauma narratives, issues of gender and class, and American national identity. We are equally interested in yelling excitedly about our genuine enjoyment of this goofy franchise.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
Episode 7 - Third Eye Blind Jumper dot mp3 (New Moon, Chapters 13-18)
In this episode Briana and Sid discuss the (gibbous?) third quarter of New Moon, from Chapter 13 through the end of Chapter 18. Topics include Bella's super casual and not at all morbid and disturbing passion for cliff-diving, the disappointing return of one of our favorite secondary characters, and how we just wish everyone would be nice to sweet baby Jacob and buy him some damn sandals. Note that in addition to our usual references to PTSD and abuse, this episode features some frank discussion of suicide. Read more »
Episodes of This Show
Dec 13, 2017