Joseph Natoli has written about postmodernity, popular culture and politics in numerous books and articles. His first e-book, Occupying Here & Now: The New Class Warfare (January 2012), is available on Amazon Kindle. Links to all his writing can be found at www.josephnatoli.com
Charles Dickens 200: Great Expectations: Bright Hope and Dark Resignation | 22 Feb 2012 // 3:00 PM
Where we are now, in 2012, is on a darker plain especially for the large "Underclass". Perhaps Dickens can light our way?
Mitt Romney Can Reside at Today's Proverbial 'Downton Abbey'... Newt Gingrich Cannot | 6 Feb 2012 // 3:00 PM
Downton Abbey reveals not only the play of chance that often confounds choice, but the power of social class to confine choice within established boundaries -- and we're comfortable with that.
'Misfits': Rebels With Too Many Causes | 15 Dec 2011 // 8:30 PM
Misfits delivers a steady barrage of zaniness, a punk-like anarchy, a good sampling of cockney low farce, as well as mayhem and blood.
'Fringe': Classic Realism in a Postmodern Space | 3 Nov 2011 // 10:55 PM
With "Novation", Fringe conjures a kind of archetypal nightmare touch: you return to father and lover and they don’t know you; no one knows you.