The Ongoing Conversation of Gender and Sexuality

The Ongoing Conversation of Gender and Sexuality

By Sarah Boslaugh

Dutch author Maxim Februari's The Making of a Man is an interesting, if sometimes frustrating, contribution to discussions of gender and sexuality. 27 May 2015 // 6:16 AM

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//Recent Reviews
Black Lips: Underneath the Rainbow

Uneven and unhinged fun from the Atlanta mad men.

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Eliza Gilkyson: The Nocturne Diaries

Gilkyson is fearless and fearful at the same time, as the way she sings and the words she croons contradict each other.

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18 Mar 2014 // 1:02 AM

Pixies: EP2

In their second of three self-released EPs, the once-great alt-rockers continue to lose steam.

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17 Mar 2014 // 12:30 PM

Whomadewho: Dreams

The fifth album from the Danish indie-pop trio is their deepest, richest yet.

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Dave Rempis, Joshua Abrams, Avreeayl Ra: Aphelion

Dave Rempis has had many projects. This is one of the great ones.

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17 Mar 2014 // 10:30 AM

Jóhann Jóhannsson: Prisoners

Enter Jóhannsson's dark and haunting atmosphere full of tension, turmoil and suspense.

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17 Mar 2014 // 9:30 AM

Ari Brown: Groove Awakening

True to the CD's title, Chicago saxophonist Ari Brown perks you up with easy rhythms.

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Reminders and Resurrections: “X-men #11”

Resurrections are common in comics, but they're also easily complicated.

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Should ‘Thief’s Protagonist Be Punished or Praised?

Thief, like the best crime films, forces the viewer to rethink traditional conceptions of criminality.

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//Mixed media
//Blogs

Can Video Game Mechanics Be “Trashy”?

// Moving Pixels

"Speed is the pornography of video games. Like adding skin to a film, adding speed to a game isn't usually about making the game a more thoughtful experience. It is about exciting its audience's instincts on the most visceral level possible.

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