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Reviews // 4 Articles

Welcome, Miss Addams, to Your History
20 Jan 2009 // 2:00 PM

The personal life of 20th century America's Mother of Modern Social Work provides us with lessons during our 21st century debate on GLBT rights.


Best Music Writing 2008
15 Jan 2009 // 1:59 PM

In a way this entire collection—not just Wilson’s standout piece—serves as its own elaborate response to Sasha Frere-Jones’ controversial charge.

Best New American Voices 2009, ed. Mary Gaitskill
20 Nov 2008 // 2:59 PM

Though I feared "writers' workshop syndrome" when approaching this collection, I had implicit trust in Mary Gaitskill, and my trust was well placed.

//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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