Articles tagged milan kundera

On Wanting to Dream: An Interview with Deafheaven

PopMatters talks with lead screamer George Clarke of Deafheaven about his band's creative process, his writing influences, and the simultaneous allure and darkness of the pursuit of wealth in the Bay Area.

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The Greengrocer and His TV Is About the Politics of Television: Czechoslovakia, Circa 1968

Filtered through the TV screens of communist Czechoslovakia, this is an attempt at understanding if there was anything 'normal' about normalization.

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15 Mar 2007 // 10:00 PM

The Curtain: An Essay in Seven Parts by Milan Kundera

The Curtain continues a form Kundera embarked on in The Art of the Novel: lovely, meandering observations on the genre to which he's consecrated his life, with echoes, fresh insights, and -- one must acknowledge -- repetitions of things past.

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12 Feb 2003 // 12:00 AM

Ignorance by Milan Kundera

The story is interesting in the cultural context the author provides but, ultimately, it fails to satisfy on a deeper level.

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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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