Doug Pond

Doug Pond is a freelance writer living in Minneapolis, MN.

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Stephen Gould's Evolution: Iconoclast Popularizer to Pop Icon | 25 Sep 2003 // 7:00 PM

The most fascinating issue on which Gould took his colleagues to task was adaptation, and whether evolution is progressive. Does natural selection work to improve living things? The Dawkins gang said yes; Gould said no.


The End of Free Love by Susan Steinberg | 19 Aug 2003 // 7:00 PM

Conceptual fiction is often about itself ultimately, and The End of Free Love is no exception. The publisher makes no secret of this: the book's cover states that Steinberg's writing 'is as much about form as it is content.'"

//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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