Ellen Weissbrod
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Retelling the History of Black Music: Adventures in Retro-ism
6 Mar 2008 // 3:00 PM

Rightly or wrongly, black audiences have always tended to chase musical innovation, not musical reverence.


A Woman Like That
4 Mar 2011 // 7:30 AM

The film, however celebratory of its subject and inspired by her, is also a bit distracted by the remarkable model of strength she embodies, as well as by the filmmaker's desires.

//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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