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Geography of hate: the places of racism in American history. [With Geolocations]

The legacy of racism is everywhere in American history, from marble mansions to ordinary streetcorners. We must reckon with it.

By |2019-08-04T14:15:12-08:00August 4th, 2019|Earth, Geography, History|1 Comment

Past Imperfect: Deep Dive Movie Blog on “Back to the Future Part II.” [3 of 3]

This is the third and last installment of my “Movie Deep Dive” on Robert Zemeckis’s Back to the Future Part II. The first installment, focusing [...]

By |2017-09-22T20:30:03-08:00September 22nd, 2017|Movies|0 Comments

My 10 favorite articles of 2015 (Part II): Writing WWII, Heaven, and Horner.

Numbers 6, 5 and 4 of what I think are the top ten best articles I ran on my blog this year.

By |2015-12-30T20:30:29-08:00December 30th, 2015|Books, Contributors, History, Movies, Music|4 Comments

Picket Fences and Dust Storms: “All That Heaven Allows” vs. “The Last Picture Show.”

Two depictions of American small towns in very different movies say a lot about the times when they were made.

By |2015-10-25T20:30:00-08:00October 25th, 2015|Movies, Spotlight|0 Comments