Tuesday, September 30 2014
Stapled onto an ephemeral present shaped by Lexus cars, Twitter, and transformational training, Murakami engages with timeless themes in his latest colourful tale.
Tuesday, March 8 2011
In Buffy the Vampire Slayer Joss Whedon intentionally set out to blur the boundaries between genres, creating a show that was part drama, part comedy, part horror, part SF, and very definitely part fantasy. Here "Buffy" is analyzed in terms of nature as fantasy.
Sunday, April 12 2009
Baker's story doesn't race towards a tense conclusion, but instead telegraphs its punches and eases into the inevitable.
Tuesday, August 12 2008
An intricately plotted, existential thriller like a house of cards -- one in which readers would be more than happy to linger.
Monday, July 16 2007
What struck me most about these "interfictions," however, was their striking similarity, rather than their difference.