Race and Sci-fi Theory: Not Just for Dissertations Anymore

Race and Sci-fi Theory: Not Just for Dissertations Anymore

By Dawn Eyestone

Ever thought Toni Morrison's Beloved has a place at ComicCon? Carringont's Speculative Blackness might be for you. 25 Jul 2016 // 8:30 AM

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15 Jul 2010 // 10:00 PM

Parkway Drive: Deep Blue

The Australian group is still flying high on their third album, but it falls far short of their previous success.

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Why Is the Femme Fatale?: Considering the Four Faces of ‘Lady Noir’

The strength of Lady Noir is its commitment to allowing the dangerous qualities of women to emerge through simple situations and simple images.

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Javelin: No Más

Javelin deliver an extremely chill mix of genres in their detail-packed debut.

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‘Hot Tub Time Machine’: Jump In, But Hold Your Nose

If you liked The Hangover, are a fan of any of the leads or enjoy the kind of humor associated with Apatow-style films, Hot Tub Time Machine may be for you.

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‘Inception’: Lost in the Labyrinth, Where Minotaurs Multiply

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15 Jul 2010 // 3:48 AM

Alamar (To the Sea)

This father-son intimacy is based on Natan and Jorge's real-life relationship, a doubling that complicates how you might see Alamar.

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Concrete Blonde: 19 June 2010 - Austin, TX

The deepest testament to the staying power of both the album and the band is the rabid crowd that greets the returning heroes at Emo's. From the opening notes of the album's title track and powerful opener, “Bloodletting (The Vampire Song)”, there's an electrifying vibe in the air that never fades during the band's lengthy set.

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15 Jul 2010 // 3:10 AM

Shadowland #1

With high-level creative talent like event-runner Andy Diggle and core limited series artist Billy Tan, the real question for "Shadowland" is not whether it will succeed, but why it needs to.

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Sting takes some old, familiar songs for a stroll down classical lane -- and many of them don't sound that different.

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

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"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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