Articles tagged with media

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Lawrence B. Glickman

How we went from “racist” to “racially tinged.”

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Yochai Benkler Deborah Chasman

Yochai Benkler argues that the mainstream media is our best hope for tempering the radical right. 

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Sarah Hill

We already know how Brett Kavanaugh responds to human suffering.

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Svetlana Boym

A close look at post-Soviet commercial advertising reveals that market norms never really took hold—even among capitalists.

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Joseph Vogel

James Baldwin’s book about the Atlanta child murders speaks best to the era of Black Lives Matter.

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Daniel Penny

The modes of perception and living that we attribute to Instagram are rooted in a much older aesthetic of the picturesque.

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Vijay Prashad Mark Nowak

Vijay Prashad on writing, struggle, and hope in difficult times.

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John Tinnell

Walden is often championed as an anti-technology manifesto. But this misses the value Thoreau found in conversations spread across vast spans of time and distance.

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Tom Rutledge

Of the pioneers who drove the information technology revolution, Claude Shannon may have been the most brilliant. A new book resurrects his legacy.

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Jonathan Kirshner

A new book takes on the titans of twentieth-century cinema, fetishes and all.