Katy Mayfield

Katy Mayfield (22C) is from Athens, Georgia, majoring in women, gender, and sexuality studies and minoring in history. At Emory, Mayfield is the Social Media Chair of Ad Hoc Productions and the Public Relations Director of SPEAR. She recently interned as a news writer with Paste Magazine, an Atlanta-based culture publication, and has been writing journalistically since six Taylor Swift albums ago. Reach out to her about the podcast You’re Wrong About, the show Glee or the song Tungs by The Frights.

The man in the rearview mirror; Kacey Musgraves’ ‘star-crossed’

In 2015’s “Somebody to Love,” Kacey Musgraves, speaking for her listeners or perhaps humanity, yearns for love despite imperfection: “We’re all good, but we ain’t angels/ We all sin, but we ain’t devils/ We’re all pots and we’re all kettles/ But we can’t see it in ourselves.”  After four albums (six if you count the [...]

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Deja Vu: Olivia Rodrigo and the ‘High School Musical: The Musical: The Series’ Kids Are Back in Season 2

I know you got deja-vu: Olivia Rodrigo, Joshua Bassett and the rest of the (presumably more amicable) “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series” cast are back for season two!  Again airing in weekly installments on Disney+, “HSM:TM:TS” season two premiered Friday, May 4. The series returns from an “unplanned hiatus” due to the pandemic, [...]

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