Amy DePaul
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Fighting Words: Reading Lolita in Tehran | 30 Jul 2008 // 5:00 PM

Orientalist fantasy? Neoconservative propaganda in a literary guise? The debate over Reading Lolita in Tehran


Cold Wars End, Betrayal is Forever: ‘Tinker, Tailer, Soldier, Spy’ | 28 Nov 2011 // 9:32 PM

What is espionage if not getting into bed with people -- physically or ideologically -- for purposes of betrayal?


Investigative Reporting Conference: “It’s Over” | 9 Aug 2009 // 3:00 AM

This year’s annual Investigative Reporters and Editors conference was less than an upbeat affair. In fact, with so many newspapers folding these days, you could say the sense of doom was palpable. Still, some speakers were able to show how they are keeping investigative journalism alive, though, it could be argued, just barely.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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