Mark Essig
Reviews // 2 Articles

Consider, If You Will, the Pig
12 Jul 2015 // 8:05 PM

Mark Essig's Lesser Beasts is an edifying, surprising, and sometimes sad history of the other white meat.

Edison & the Electric Chair: A Story of Light and Death by Mark Essig
18 Dec 2003 // 6:00 PM

Essig combines together a mini-biography of Thomas Edison, a short history of capital punishment in America, wars over electricity and the evolution of the electric chair.

//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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