Craig Owen Jones
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//Features

Brexit Blues: It's the Anti-Intellectualism, Stupid | 11 Jul 2016 // 9:30 PM

'Leave' campaign figurehead Michael Gove set the tone in early June when he claimed that ‘people in this country have had enough of experts’.

//Columns

The Sex Pistols' Steve Jones' Memoir 'Lonely Boy' Leaves One Wondering | 8 Feb 2017 // 9:30 PM

If punk died the day the Clash signed to CBS, what were Rotten, Jones, Cook, and Matlock doing reforming the Sex Pistols in 1996?

//Reviews

'Doctor Who': Mackie Is the Best Thing About "The Pilot" Episode | 18 Apr 2017 // 4:30 AM

Pearl Mackie turns in a warm, charming, and entirely compelling performance in the role of Bill in only her second TV appearance.

The Doctor (Finally) Returns to TV in the Serviceable "Doctor Mysterio" | 3 Jan 2017 // 6:00 AM

The referencing that we've come to expect falls strangely flat: a mishmash of tropes, symbols, and callbacks that ultimately don’t lead anywhere.

//Blogs

'Doctor Who': Casting a Woman as the Doctor Offers Fresh Perspectives and a New Kind of Role Model | 21 Jul 2017 // 4:00 AM

The BBC's announcement of Jodie Whittaker as the first female Doctor has sections of fandom up in arms. Why all the fuss?

'Doctor Who': "Thin Ice" Is a Welcome Addition to the Doctor's 19th Century Adventures | 10 May 2017 // 4:30 AM

In this episode the plotting is tight and well-judged, the interplay between characters snappy and natural-sounding, and we glimpse the Doctor's savage side.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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