George Lipsitz
Reviews // 1 Articles

R&B’s Paterfamilias Johnny Otis: ‘Black by Persuasion’
25 May 2010 // 4:00 PM

Not long after Pete Seeger galvanized American progressives with folk music, and years before Bob Dylan brought social issues to the forefront of rock music, Johnny Otis was a "drum major for justice".

//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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