Tuesday, September 13, 2022
Dreaming with their Eyes Open: The Sandman, the book, the television show, and memory
Every adaptation mining the vast troves of memory that we recall as our lives as readers of books and comics and watchers of film and televi...
Sunday, September 04, 2022
Reading the Menu Symptomatically: On Macherey, Marx, and Symptomatic Reading
What follows is not a review of the entirety of Pierre Macherey and the Case of Literary Production , something that is hard to do with coll...
Tuesday, August 23, 2022
Welcome to Bizarro World: Part Two, Revenge of the Nerds
It has taken me a long time to write a follow up to my first post on Bizarro World. That is because once you begin to think about the str...
Thursday, August 18, 2022
Unbecoming Saul: Reflections on the Last Season of Better Call Saul (Part Two)
How it Started/How it is going The final episode of Better Call Saul is not just a finale to the series but to the entire Breaking Bad mul...
Saturday, July 30, 2022
Between Legacy and History: On Peele's Nope
Seeing Nope at the Bridgton Twin Drive In Movie critics, even amateur ones, love puns, love working the title into their reviews in some so...
Wednesday, July 13, 2022
Blogging in the age of the Podcast: Some video and audio
In the past few months I have done quite a few video lectures and guest spots on podcasts. I decided to post them here for anyone who migh...
Sunday, July 10, 2022
Becoming Saul: Reflections on the Last Season of Better Call Saul (Part One)
The prequel is defined by a particular kind of paradox. As much as it aspires to reach the point from which original story, connecting wit...
Tuesday, June 21, 2022
Au Naturel: On Bohy-Bunel's Contre Lordon
It took me awhile to track down a copy but I finally found Benoît Bohy-Bunel's Contre Lordon: Anticapitalisme tronqué et Spinozisme dans...
Saturday, June 11, 2022
Two Versions of an Extinction: Prehistoric Planet and Jurassic Park
A similar image of dinosaurs in the snow circulated at about the same time from two very different sources. The first, above, was from Prehi...
Saturday, June 04, 2022
Production and Labor: Two Alienations, Two Liberations
My drawing of Laika and Loukanikos The conclusion of Franck Fishbach's La Production des Hommes: Marx Avec Spinoza ends with a discuss...
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