Articles by Robin Manley
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Apocalypse & virtual deterrence in Southland Tales
content warning: suicide The world never quite ends in Southland Tales. When a nuclear detonation interrupts an idyllic suburban afternoon in …
Desiring Big Brother
Consider a peculiar reversal—BIG BROTHER IS WATCHING has been replaced by watching Big Brother. YouTube commands: “Broadcast Yourself,” and we obey …
Body Worlds in the twilight of storytelling
“Love-hate for the body colors the whole of modern culture. The body is scorned and rejected as something inferior, enslaved, and …