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Monthly Archives: May, 2013

The Cult of the Bluths: Welcome to the Arrested Development fandom

Now the story of a girl who was depressed when her favorite show was cancelled, and the day it came back with fifteen episodes all at once. It’s Hannah’s arrested … Continue reading

May 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

In Conversation With: Dante, Dan Brown, and the Paradox of Familiarity

In Conversation With is our new series where we reflect and respond to pieces in national media. This week, we’re looking at Joan Acocella’s essay “What the Hell?” a consideration of … Continue reading

May 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

On Rewatching “Monty Python” and Mocking the French

  In the first moments of the television documentary Typically British, director Stephen Frears mentions French auteur Francois Truffaut’s famous suggestion that there was “a certain incompatibility between the terms … Continue reading

May 2, 2013 · Leave a comment