Articles tagged shel silverstein

Various Artists: Twistable Turnable Man, A Musical Tribute to Shel Silverstein

The humor and pathos of these country songs are reason enough to praise Silverstein.

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Playboy’s Silverstein Around the World by Shel Silverstein

Silverstein’s travel pieces, commissioned by Playboy Magazine, are like some of the fringe countries and cultures that he explored: not essential, but worth a visit.

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19 Apr 2005 // 12:00 AM

Runny Babbit: A Billy Sook by Shel Silverstein

The joke does, of course, wear thin, but Silverstein's poems are smarter and more robust to rely entirely on this gimmick.

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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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