Mad Men
//Features

"Previously on": Recaps in the Age of Binge Watching | 3 May 2016 // 9:00 PM

Recaps have long been a staple of serialized series, but is binge-watching making them obsolete?

Dante and Don: The Word Made Flesh and the Word Made Cash | 1 Sep 2015 // 8:02 PM

Separated by 750 years, the dualities of both Dante and Don Draper share a resonance that transcends time.

//Columns

What Would Don Draper Do? Reading Dante in a Secular Age | 24 Mar 2015 // 8:30 PM

Many readers of our generation emulate Don Draper, having lost Dante's connections to Christianity or perhaps to any such deity.

In Defense of Calling It a Finalé Even Though It's Not Over | 2 Jun 2014 // 8:30 PM

With Mad Men now wrapped up until spring 2015, it's time we stop resisting the trend of this new television practice. It ain't over, but it's still a finalé.

//Reviews

In 'Mad Men: Season Six' Don Draper Tells the Truth, Slowly | 6 Nov 2013 // 1:10 AM

At its dark core, Mad Men is an epic poem to rapacious capitalism.

'Mad Men: Season Six': Steps Back and Forward | 26 Jun 2013 // 12:00 AM

In this uneven but revelatory season of Mad Men, Don Draper’s mask of identity slipped and his performance became more difficult to maintain.

//Blogs

'Mad Men': Season Five | 19 Oct 2012 // 3:00 AM

How TV's best show gets even better...

Ten Sure Bets for Mad Men, Season Five | 23 Mar 2012 // 2:00 AM

With the premiere date for the fifth season of Mad Men rapidly approaching (25 March), it's fun to ponder what will happen...

//News

'Mad Men' Creator Matthew Weiner Gets Lethal with 'Orange Is the New Black' | 30 Jun 2016 // 4:53 AM

Matthew Weiner has returned to television -- not as a writer or show runner but as a director on Netflix’s prison dramedy, Orange Is the New Black.

Now That 'Mad Men' Has Changed the TV Landscape, What Does It All Mean? | 10 May 2015 // 5:29 AM

What is the final message of Mad Men?

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Exposition Dumps Don't Need Dialogue in 'Virginia'

// Moving Pixels

"Virginia manages to have an exposition dump without wordy exposition.

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