Articles tagged environment

Time Keeps on Slipping Into the Future: Jane Smiley’s ‘Golden Age’

Completing Smiley's final installment of The Last Hundred Years Trilogy, we feel the peculiar sadness of missing people who don’t actually exist, and must resist the impulse to wave goodbye.

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Laura Nyro: Mother’s Spiritual

Examining the re-release of Nyro's overlooked Mother's Spiritual reveals that there is still much to appreciate.

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Hijacking Sustainability by Adrian Parr

Parr moves through discussions of trash, disaster relief, slums, and poverty, treating each topic within a social context, emphasizing that a one-size-fits-all approach is ineffectual.

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11 Jul 2007 // 2:02 AM

Penguins’ struggle is a warning to world

CAPE ROYDS, Antarctica—On a cloudy spring day, the first gray Adelie penguin chicks are hatching out in round pebble nests strewn across a bleak,

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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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