Andi Schwartz is a Ph.D. candidate in Gender, Feminist, and Women’s Studies at York University. She works at the intersection of critical femininities and digital culture. Her research interests include femme identities and communities, online subcultures and counterpublics, and radical softness. Andi also holds a Master’s in Gender, Feminist and Women’s Studies from York University, where she completed her MRP titled “Femmes in Cyberspace: New Iterations of Femme Identity,” and a Bachelor of Journalism from Carleton University. Her writing has been published in GUTS, Broken Pencil, Herizons, Shameless, Daily Xtra, and Ada: A Journal of Gender, New Media, and Technology. Andi lives in Toronto with her fur babies, Franny and Zooey.