Welcome to Whoosh!, the Journal of the International Association of Xena Studies. Here you will find essays, articles, commentaries, and various analyses of the television show Xena: Warrior Princess (XWP).
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|Episode Guide: 04-27-00||Airing Schedule: 04-23-00|
|The Xena FAQ: 04-26-00||IAXS FAQs: 10-14-99|
|NGR: 04-19-00||On The Road: 10-31-99|
|Über über Alles: 04/26/00||WHOOSH In the News: 12/19/99|
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|Author/Title Index (03-04-00)|
|Subject Index - Alphabetical (03-04-00)|
|Subject Index - By Issue (03-04-00)|
|XENA Magazine Index (09-28-99)|
|Xena Media Review/This Week in Xena News|
|A Directory of Gals, Season 1 through 4 (Crusader)|
|A Directory of Guys, Season 1 and 2|
|Dead in the Xenaverse 2000 Calendar|
| The Gabdrag: Xena's Way of Metaphorically Saying "I Love You"
By Xenaluvr@everythingsroses.com (Xenaluvr@everythingsroses.com)
| The Fifth Season: Why Do They Always Save The BEST For Last?
By XenaRULZ4ever@cantgetbetterthanthis.com (XenaRULZ4ever@cantgetbetterthanthis.com)
|The Comedies of XENA: WARRIOR PRINCESS: How they Relieve the Dramatic
Tension and Give the Fans What they Crave
By XWPlifer@iliveformore.com (XWPlifer@iliveformore.com)
| Rape Shmape: Gabrielle, Dahak, and Love Among the Ruins
By GabDahakRomanticSociety@stonehenge.com.uk (GabDahakRomanticSociety@stonehenge.com.uk)
|Why JACK OF ALL TRADES is a thousand times better than BRISCO
By firstname.lastname@example.org ( email@example.com)
|Character Development Only Leads to Depression: More Pie Fights
By firstname.lastname@example.org (email@example.com)
|Who Cares About Charity and Autographs? We're Happy to Shell Out 200
Bucks Just to Be Here!
By firstname.lastname@example.org (email@example.com)
|Nebula: The Most Beloved Never Occurring Character on XENA
By firstname.lastname@example.org (email@example.com)
|Cleo's Screaming and the Benefits of Primal Scream Therapy
By Seigfeld Roy (firstname.lastname@example.org)
|Big Cannons and Big Balls in JACK OF ALL TRADES: It's Your Dirty Mind
That is to Blame
By Ivana Humpalot (email@example.com)
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