Derek Barker
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Sherlock Holmes and the Shanghai Gesture
23 Apr 2009 // 4:00 PM

“We have become archetypes,” laments Holmes to Watson, “we were created and published before the year 1923, which places us and many of our adventures into the realm of public domain.”


Bob Dylan Revisited: Wallpaper Art
2 Jan 2010 // 6:08 AM

Cultural historians have given Bob Dylan his fair share of credit for significant contributions to popular music. Dylan’s reinventions of American folk, blues, and

//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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