Geoff Dyer
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PopMatters Picks: The Best of Books 2009: Fiction
20 Jan 2010 // 3:00 PM

More than half of the titles in this year’s selections offer grim portraits of the human condition, some with more wit and optimism than others, and a surprising number of legendary authors complete the portraiture and theme.


Geoff Dyer Is an Incredible Portraitist
5 Nov 2014 // 8:05 PM

Geoff Dyer has a knack for compelling the reader to stay with him, even when his characters are unlikeable.

'Zona: A Book About a Film About a Journey to a Room' Is a Departure for Geoff Dyer
28 Feb 2012 // 3:00 PM

Geoff Dyer casts a typically idiosyncratic eye over Tarkovsky's Stalker and ends up illuminating more about himself than about the film.

//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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