Ammon Shea
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The Best Non-Fiction of 2010
23 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

PopMatters' writers (a margin-friendly, iconoclastic bunch, for the most part) cast their nets far beyond the world of culture-production to capture some of the best non-fiction books published in 2010.


Ammon Shea Is Not In the Phone Book, But He Read It, Cover to Cover
1 Feb 2011 // 3:00 PM

I’ve finally met somebody who possibly loves books more than I do, and certainly knows more about them.


If 'Bad English' Gets Your Dander Up, You Should Read Ammon Shea's Latest
13 Aug 2015 // 1:00 AM

Sticklers, scolds, and prescriptivists beware: you aren't as smart as you think you are.

Reading the OED by Ammon Shea
25 Nov 2008 // 3:00 PM

From suffering splitting headaches to experiencing a sudden episode of hysterical blindness, where everything turns gray for a few hours, Shea experiences every possible emotion and heath concern while “eating the alphabet”.

//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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