Joanna Bourke
Reviews // 1 Articles

It's Hard (Not) to Be Human: 'What It Means to Be Human: Reflections from 1791 to the Present'
17 Jan 2012 // 3:02 PM

If in the past few decades, humanist inquiry has examined the disfranchisement of women, non-white populations and non-heterosexual individuals, the last few years have witnessed a significant shift in focus to subjects that have traditionally been described as non-human: automata and objects, for instance, and as here, animals.

//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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