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Study The Living Dead: zombies, ghosts, vampires, cyborgs, ancestors, mummies, and other mythological creatures.
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Why did China close down an exhibit at the Penn Museum? It’s probably not what you think….
A cultural approach to the biography of Walt Disney reveals how and why his work influenced and changed a nation.
Charges of sexism in Toy Story 3 are not only using outdated notions of how media works, but also misses the wonders of visiting this magical, alternative universe.
I spent a great deal of effort avoiding the pre-release hype surrounding Avatar. I didn’t go to the Comic-Con session …