Kevin Shaw

Kevin Shaw is a poet, writer, and librarian based in London, Ontario, Canada. His writing has appeared in print and online publications such as The Malahat Review.

Reviews // 7 Articles

Out in the Country: Youth, Media, and Queer Visibility by Mary L. Gray | 23 Sep 2009 // 4:00 PM

Instead of long-suffering iconoclasts who want to leave the family farm, Gray introduces teenagers that are keenly aware of their environs and the means at hand to navigate a life that is both queer and rural.

So Long as Men Can Breathe by Clinton Heylin | 21 Jul 2009 // 3:59 PM

It’s entirely refreshing to read about Shakespeare without the hushed tone of literary sanctity, while preserving the rigors of good research.

//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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