The Internet’s Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz

The PopMatters Summer Film Preview - June 2014 | 3 Jun 2014 // 8:14 PM

It's June. School's out, the kids are antsy, and Hollywood is serving up the spectacle. We'll get more Transformers, more Tom Cruise, more animated adventure, and a bit too much found footage.


AFI Docs 2014: 'The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz' | 23 Jun 2014 // 1:00 AM

The case against Reddit's Aaron Swartz, as upsetting and disproportionate as it was, was also part of a longstanding and ongoing pattern.

//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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