Articles tagged ld & the new criticism

LD & the New Criticism: Amoral Certitudes

C'est n'est pas un chanson, the caption should read in this post-absurdist meditation on pop and confessional lyricism. LD Beghtol, like his sometime collaborator Stephin Merritt, writes songs and comments on them at the same time.

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	LD & the New Criticism: Tragic Realism

If a cathartic set of silly breakup anthems that usually result in the death of one or more parties sounds like your cup of tea, LD is here to help.

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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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