Paul Arras

Paul Arras teaches communication studies at SUNY Cortland. He received his Ph.D. in history from Syracuse University. Paul's podcast about television, “Two Pauls, One Show,” is available on iTunes. He lives in Syracuse, NY where he bikes or skis, depending on the weather. Connect with Paul on twitter @northstarshow

Reviews // 3 Articles
//Reviews

'Mr. Robot': Season 2 Widened the Narrative/Character Canvas Beyond Elliot's Fractured Viewpoint | 6 Oct 2017 // 5:00 AM

Disconnecting technology, connecting humans: as the world came apart, Mr. Robot's characters came together in promising new configurations.

Good, Bad Place: Season One of 'The Good Place' Upended Expectations | 14 Sep 2017 // 4:30 AM

Michael Schur's sinister community design used the ideals of the American Dream to fool its characters and its audience; what sort of critique will be built into season two?

//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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