About the Podcast

Crossover Appeal is a biweekly podcast about media, fandom, and who you’d ship. Hosts Annie Cardi and Walt McGough take two popular pieces of culture, analyze their thematic relationships, and then figure out how to mash ‘em up together.

New episodes every other Wednesday.

Annie and Walt About Your Hosts

Annie Cardi is the author of The Chance You Won’t Return, which was named a Bank Street College of Education Best Book of the Year for 2015. She likes running, baking, and spending way too much time on the internet. You can find her online, sharing funny gifs and pictures of corgis

Walt McGough is a playwright and dramaturg, who’s worked with theatres all over Boston and the country. He was a finalist for the 2016 Lanford Wilson Award, and is a founding ensemble member of Chicago’s Sideshow Theatre Company. He spends more time than is advisable planning D&D campaigns centered around agriculture.