Waste Land
//Features

The Best Documentaries of 2010 | 13 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

A remarkable number of documentaries challenged basic assumptions about structure and representation, faith and truth.

//Reviews

Mosaics of Trash Reveal Treasures Within in 'Waste Land' | 12 May 2011 // 5:00 PM

Brazilian artist Vik Muniz does photo shoots within the confines of a landfill, a place which is simultaneously stomach-turning and meticulously organized.

'Waste Land': Another Reality | 1 Nov 2010 // 12:04 AM

As Waste Land grapples with questions about the artist's relationship to his subjects, it asks a few more concerning the responsibility of documentaries to their subjects.

//Blogs

'Waste Land' Premieres on Independent Lens, 19 April. | 19 Apr 2011 // 3:15 AM

While Vik Muniz made his name by incorporating "everyday objects into his photographic process," as the film puts it, now he recognizes the ways is subjects are not such "objects."

//News

'Waste Land' filmmaker Lucy Walker finds treasure amid trash | 10 Dec 2010 // 3:00 AM

PHILADELPHIA — "It's about garbage, it's a documentary, and I'm from England originally," Lucy Walker remembers stammering, in a fit of awkwardness, to a group of

//Mixed media
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Call For Papers: Celebrating Star Trek's 50th Anniversary

// Announcements

"To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the hit franchise, PopMatters seeks submissions about Star Trek, including: the TV series, from The Original Series (TOS) to the highly anticipated 2017 new installment; the films, both the originals and the J.J. Abrams reboot; and ancillary materials such as novelizations, comic books, videogames, etc.

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