Gabriel García Márquez
Features // 2 Articles

Ecologizing the Political: Scapegoating, the Naturalistic Metaphor, and Propaganda
10 May 2015 // 9:05 PM

Metaphors reliant on "phobias" and "plagues" pass the buck to future generations, as if we have no control over our situations, when we in fact do.

Beyond Love: The Wisdom of Love in the Time of Cholera
3 Apr 2008 // 5:00 PM

Gabriel García Márquez knew that love, like cholera, strikes unexpectedly, renders the body powerless, and is blind to class or race.

//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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