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    Geek Girls Unite: How Fangirls, Bookworms, Indie Chicks, and Other Misfits are taking over the world – Leslie Simon

    What do Amy Poehler, Bjork, Felicia Day, Martha Stewart, Miranda July, and Zooey Deschanel have in common? They’re just a few of the amazing women proving that “geek” is no longer a four-letter word. In recent years, male geeks have taken the world by storm. But what about their female counterparts? After all, fangirls are just like fanboys–they put on their Imperial Stormtrooper Lycra pants one leg at a time. “Geek Girls Unite” is a call to arms for every girl who has ever obsessed over music, comics, film, comedy, books, crafts, fashion, or anything else under the Death Star. Music geek girl Leslie Simon offers an overview of the…