Carol Sklenicka
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The Best of Books 2009: Non-Fiction
21 Jan 2010 // 3:00 PM

As you will see in the selections we present here, there were more than enough great books by great writers in the past year to more than make up for all the other shouters and malingerers.

//Columns

Raymond Carver: A Writer's Life
1 Mar 2010 // 3:00 PM

We so want our geniuses to be perfect people. Or at least nice people -- and so often they aren’t.

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Can Video Game Mechanics Be “Trashy”?

// Moving Pixels

"Speed is the pornography of video games. Like adding skin to a film, adding speed to a game isn't usually about making the game a more thoughtful experience. It is about exciting its audience's instincts on the most visceral level possible.

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