Essays & Criticism

The only thing I love more than avidly consuming all forms of media is hyper-analysing their overarching implications, writing those thoughts down, and in the process managing to make it 100% about me and/or the human condition (I’m great fun at parties).

Below are links to selected works from my expanding portfolio of critical writing:


Unpopular Opinion: A Clockwork Orange really isn’t all that great, Movie Metropolis

MM Retro Review: Grease, Movie Metropolis

The Heterosexual Coming Out Story: On ‘Love, Simon’ and ‘Boy Erased’, Much Ado About Cinema

That Moment In ‘Love, Simon’ When Simon Gets to Exhale, That Moment In


Josh Recommends: ii/Wonderland by CHVRCHES, Memoir Mixtapes

Personal Essays

my 2018 in film, Medium


Will Scott Morisons Confused Stance On Religious Freedoms Cost Him The Next Election?, The Commentariat

What is Irans Agenda in the Syrian Civil War?, The Commentariat

The Project is a Virus, The Commentariat


Netflix’s The Dragon Prince Preaches Hope When We Need It The Most, Chattr