Matthew Gasteier
Columns // 1 Articles
//Columns

It Ain't Hard to Tell: The Legacy of 'Illmatic'
19 Jul 2009 // 5:00 PM

The "half-man, half-amazin'", Nas' persona is part myth and part "everyday kid" from the Queensbridge projects.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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