Russell Banks
Reviews // 2 Articles

The Reserve by Russell Banks
19 Feb 2008 // 2:59 PM

Too much of The Reserve feels like it was written following too many late nights spent watching Turner Classic Movies marathons.

The Darling by Russell Banks
24 Oct 2004 // 7:00 PM

The novel reads as if every next page will contain some major revelation to provide the right connections between these characters and elements. It's an expectation that goes unfulfilled even in the last sentence.

//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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