Raymond Chandler
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Reinventing the Southern California Novel: Marisa Silver’s The God of War
29 Sep 2008 // 5:00 PM

Silver took the vital ingredients of a regional novel and composed an L.A. tale, but set many miles east -- at the edge of the desolate Salton Sea -- a wasteland that would have held tremendous appeal to T.S. Eliot.


James Bond vs. Phillip Marlowe
20 May 2010 // 12:45 AM

On the day of this recording, Ian Fleming picked up Raymond Chandler at 11am, and already Chandler's voice was "slurred with whiskey". Undaunted, the creator

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


My Raymond Chandler birthday
20 Jul 2011 // 2:44 AM

LOS ANGELES — Watching the video clip, my heart raced. I'd seen the movie before, of course, but never realized what I was looking at: there,


James Bond vs. Phillip Marlowe 20 May 2010 // 12:45 AM

//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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