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World and War Memories: A Review of Don Mee Choi’s Hardly War

Paul Cunningham

09.29.16

Don Mee Choi’s Hardly War collages photographs, equations, and verbal shrapnel tracing the ghostly damage broken open in wartime Korea and Vietnam. Paul Cunningham reviews.

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The Loving Heart of Captain Fantastic

Sean Lawlor

09.27.16

Sean Lawlor on the familiar “strange” and heart in Matt Ross’s new film Captain Fantastic starring Viggo Mortensen.

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Ideal Home Noise (9): Breakdown, Berman, & Galembo

Jeff Jackson

09.19.16

In his ninth installment, Jeff Jackson details the noise that should be filling your home, including fantastic manga, Wallace Berman’s collages, and the masks of Galembo.

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A Dollop of Puerile Fireworks: On the Suicidal Squad of David Ayer

Susana Bessa

08.22.16

What made Suicide Squad such a disaster? Susana Bessa peers deeply into one of the year’s biggest entertainment flops and attempts to sort how and why.

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WHATEVER: A Review of Nevermind by Robert Fitterman

Laura Theobald

08.18.16

What’s the point of repurposing the lyrics to Nirvana’s Nevermind into a 712 page poem? Does there have to be a point? Laura Theobald reviews the latest book length work by conceptual badboy Robert Fitterman.

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Album Roundup: May+June 2016

Scott Creney

08.09.16

Scott Creney reminds you there’s more to listen to than what P4K and your indie friends push on you, with a roundup of new music by Beyonce, Cate Le Bon, Brian Eno, CE Schneider Topical, and more.

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Solipsistic Complicity: On The Neon Demon

Philip Dinolfo

08.02.16

Nicholas Winding Refn’s latest film, The Neon Demon, is full of would-be provocative images and socially critical themes, but does it actually add up to anything besides hot air? Philip Dinolfo reviews.

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Ideal Home Noise (8): Jacques Rivette

Jeff Jackson

07.28.16

The eighth installment of Jeff Jackson’s Ideal Home Noise column focuses solely on the 16-disc DVD and Blu-ray box set of the work of the French New Wave’s Jacques Rivette, out now from Britain’s Arrow Films

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A Pornography of Nods: On Gaspar Noe’s Love

Grant Maierhofer

07.21.16

In his consideration of Gaspar Noe’s latest film, Love, a “3D erotic romantic drama” featuring fully penetrative sex, Grant Maierhofer grapples with contextualizing a revered artist’s latest work in the light of conceptual disappointment.

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The Bedrooms of Our Childhoods: On The Incantations of Daniel Johnston by Scott McClanahan and Ricardo Cavolo

Kimberly King Parsons

07.18.16

Scott McClanahan and Ricardo Cavolo’s intercostal collaboration on a graphic novel of cult singer-songwriter Daniel Johnston’s life rewards its reader with surprising and moving nuance depicting the life of a true outsider. Kimberly King Parsons reviews.