oline writes about lives, stories, and representations of stories of lives in media and culture, our consumption of those representations and complicity in their construction, endurance, and evolution.
she has a PhD from king’s college london, wears color, eats cake, writes about jackie onassis, and thinks a lot about mortality, race, nationalism, nuclear fear, feelings, first ladies, feminism, and the sex lives of dead people. she teaches at various universities across washington, DC.
this is a professional non-academic academic blog. it offers dazzling analysis, premium mediocre sentences, and absolutely no income. credit for photographs is given where possible. lowercase is the house style. the daily mail is mocked with wild abandon.