Articles tagged people of the book

21 Feb 2008 // 2:19 AM

Pulitzer Prize-winner invents a history in ‘People of the Book’

Geraldine Brooks wasn’t born Jewish, but by age 14, she was obsessed with the religion, its people and plight. In fact, it was during the

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People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks

Brooks’ use of this damaged child is unrealistic, ultimately, and adds nothing to the text, unless you needed a reminder that war is bad for children and other living things.

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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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