Jan. 18, 2017
What were our favourite movies of 2016? What are your FAQs? And most importantly – is Alex or Andrea the better friend?? EXTRA CREDIT In Praise of Paul Feig’s Beautiful Male Idiot – Sam Adams article on Paul Feig’s cinematic trope. Emily Shoichet, Tattoo Artist – Follow the amazing artist and friend of the Faculty through her social channels listed on her website. Marxism and Literature by Raymond Williams. Andrea erroneously called it “Marxism and Culture” in the episode, but here’s a nice synopsis. Reel to Real: Race, Sex and Class at the Movies – bell hooks’ classic collection of essays on film and the importance of representation. Danse Macabre – Stephen King’s treatise on classic and contemporary horror. Fast Cars, Clean Bodies – Kristin Ross’ book on post-colonial France. Generation Multiplex: The Image of Youth in Contemporary American Cinema – Timothy Shary’s analysis on the changing face of film consumption and its impact on the youth who consume it. LISTEN Right click or option-click here and choose “Save Target As…” to download the mp3.