Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Everyday Liminality

Feb 12, 2019

Sometimes, movies and television present a fantastical view of reality in which everything works out for the best. Some might criticize them for being unrealistic or overly optimistic, and that might be a fair critique, but there might be something else at work: rather than portraying the world as it is, grim...


Feb 5, 2019

We often think of comedy as something we seek when we want to avoid serious issues and check out of the world. The reality is that comedy is one of the most effective devices in getting people to engage these very issues they want to avoid.