Colin Dray is a Lecturer in Literature at Campion College of the Liberal Arts, Australia, and has taught Creative Writing at the University of Wollongong, Australia. His writing and criticism has appeared in Australian Literary Studies, Meanjin, Voiceworks, Antipodes. His blog can be found here: http://drayfish.wordpress.com/
'I Ain't Afraid of No Bros': What's Really Scary About the New Ghostbusters' | 12 Jun 2016 // 8:15 PM
The new Ghostbusters have to fight twice as hard to be considered half as good as the old Ghostbusters. As a recipe for heroism, it's perfect.
Shakespeare's 'As You Like It' Trumps Reality TV | 7 Dec 2016 // 8:30 PM
Shakespeare's As You Like It employed every signature reality show convention three and a half centuries before television even existed.
Things Strange: The Dungeon Master of 'Stranger Things' | 3 Oct 2016 // 8:30 PM
Stranger Things crafts something wholly individual out of the chrysalis of the past, turning the comfort of nostalgia against itself.