Natalie J. Purcell is a professional in the nonprofit sector and a sociopolitical activist associated with the Amnesty International. She lives in San Francisco, California.
"[Purcell] is an intelligent, articulate and concerned fan, and she lets that come through. Some might argue that 'metalness' is a symptom of alienation. Purcell rightfully considers it a balm for it, a unique form of identification"--Pop Matters.