JUNE 2011 | Express
The clone artfully defends her actions against the state, exasperating the indoctrinated historian who cannot understand why anyone would want to rebel against a society that celebrates hyperconsumerism, capitalism, and authoritarianism.
OCT 2011 | Express
Give McKenzie Wark credit. Getting in the ring with Guy Debord and his Situationist crew and making their quixotic vision of a world wholly unlike this one seem palatable and almost reasonable is an accomplishment.
SEPT 2011 | Express
Any mildly astute analyst of racial dynamics could have quickly debunked the idea that President Barack Obamas election represented the dawning of a post-racial age for America. A single election could not heal centuries of dehumanizing oppression and close a widening wealth and health gap between black and white Americans.
DEC 11-JAN 12 | Express
Its rare to see an individual who dedicated his life to a celebrated calling come to the brink of rejecting everything he once accomplished. But that is what a titan of financein both a metaphorical and physical sensealmost did in the twilight of a vaunted career. Paul Volcker briefly asks himself what the hell hed done for the last half century.