Articles tagged psycho

Movie Toilets: Women and the Politics of Defilement

The toilet, and its spirit ally, potty humor, has come to be associated with a kind of strength—both at the box office and in terms of a cultural defiance.

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Point Omega by Don DeLillo

Entirely too long at 117 pages, Don DeLillo’s latest novel was inspired by an installation at the Museum of Modern Art in 2006 called 24 Hour Psycho.

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Just in time to please the picky movie buff on your shopping list: David Thomson’s “The Moment of Psycho: How Alfred Hitchcock Taught America

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Hitchcock and Philosophy by David Baggett and William A. Drumin [Editors]

To borrow a phrase from a filmmaker friend of mine, these books are ontic antics with a vengeance.

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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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