Jack London
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Reviews // 2 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles

In America, Imagination is a Third Party: The Presidency in Fiction
10 Jan 2013 // 4:25 PM

Fiction lets us to explore our weirdest speculations and darkest fears about the person who sits in the White House. Is reality, under America's current president, worse than fiction?


The Saga of a Self-Made Man: 'Jack London: An American Life'
22 Oct 2013 // 1:10 AM

Although the highest-paid author in America, with a million books sold, Jack London found himself pitching "crackerjack" serials as "a dog writer" to grab "the biggest public I have".

Graphic Classics, Vol. 5: Jack London
22 Jan 2007 // 2:00 PM

It is ironic that despite the constant threat of censorship of sexual and violent material -- particularly in products meant for kids -- that lurks today, London's work shows that things have not changed as much as some may think and society's values haven't taken such a steep downturn.


Nine Booze-Soaked Books
17 Sep 2009 // 7:37 AM

Putting aside obvious selections like Charles R. Jackson’s The Lost Weekend, Malcolm Lowry’s harrowing Under the Volcano, or essentially anything written by Charles

//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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