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El Rio Cabana - Queer Fiction Audio

An excerpt from The Queer Diary of Mordred Vienna, read by the author.

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Review: Do Metaphors Dream of Literal Sheep by Seo-Young Cha (Harvard U. Press, 2011)

by C. Derick Varn

In another life, I worked at Korean University and was studying/writing on the works of the Theresa Hak Kyung Cha in as close detail as I could, and I went to a conference on narratology to speak on Cha. 643 more words

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Review: Do Metaphors Dream of Literal Sheep by Seo-Young Cha (Harvard U. Press, 2011)

In another life, I worked at Korean University and was studying/writing on the works of the Theresa Hak Kyung Cha in as close detail as I could, and I went to a conference on narratology to speak on Cha. 643 more words

Three Emotional Theories

With my basic concept of wanting to produce a piece of work based around emotion and how audiences react to different emotional factors, I decided to start researching into theories that could relate to my project. 439 more words

Blue For Theory

Walter Benjamin’s "Theses on the Philosophy of History" and the politics of "Rausch"

This is a paper I wrote for “German Critical Thought II” (covering the time from Hegel to Habermas), one of my favorite classes at William and Mary taught by the wonderful Rob Leventhal. 3,555 more words

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“You’re Different than Them”: Centralized Authority and Outsiders in Buffy

Abstract: This paper explores the rejection of an important dominant discourse in the Buffy the Vampire Slayer episode “Hush” (S4 E10). Primarily, the author discusses how the episode depicts organized institutions in a negative light, showing them to be failures when it comes to solving problems of importance.

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