Articles tagged edmund white

The promo trailer for Gary Shteyngart’s new novel Super Sad True Love Story features an interesting cast that includes actor James Franco as well

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A Boy’s Own Story by Edmund White

The narrator's voice -- by turns lyrical and brutal, expansive and introspective -- is White's greatest triumph, elevating what could have been a cliché into a fascinating study of sexual reckoning.

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Marcel Proust: A Life by Edmund White

In a world with no shortage of biographies of Marcel Proust, White has expressed his insights in a book so brief you can read it at one sitting, and so well-written that you’ll probably want to do so.

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//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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