Now Reading – August 18

  I just finished JUDE THE OBSCURE by Thomas Hardy. It was the only major Hardy I hadn’t read and it was reliably sturdy and readable, written with an elegant…

Notes on MOONLIGHT and KING COBRA

1. I now tweet infrequently, and I rarely use Twitter in the way that it’s supposed to be used. The Twitter controversies that I was involved with on an almost…

Ideology vs. Aesthetics

Ideology versus aesthetics is something I’ve been thinking about a lot this past week in the wake of a 24 hour barrage of criticism hurled at Quentin Tarantino because of…