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    Book Review: Mean Girl: Ayn Rand and the Culture of Greed by Lisa Duggan

Book Review: Mean Girl: Ayn Rand and the Culture of Greed by Lisa Duggan

In Mean Girl: Ayn Rand and the Culture of Greed, Lisa Duggan offers a new thesis on the infamous literary, […]

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    Book Review: Photography and the Art Market by Juliet Hacking

Book Review: Photography and the Art Market by Juliet Hacking

In Photography and the Art Market, Juliet Hacking combines business analysis of the art market with the historical emergence of the […]

Book Review: After Extinction edited by Richard Grusin

What comes after extinction? In After Extinction, editor Richard Grusin brings together contributors to address this question by considering extinction […]

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    Book Review: Here to Stay, Here to Fight: A ‘Race Today’ Anthology edited by Paul Field, Robin Bunce, Leila Hassan and Margaret Peacock

Book Review: Here to Stay, Here to Fight: A ‘Race Today’ Anthology edited by Paul Field, Robin Bunce, Leila Hassan and Margaret Peacock

Here to Stay, Here to Fight, edited by Paul Field, Robin Bunce, Leila Hassan and Margaret Peacock, is a […]

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    Book Review: British Women Amateur Filmmakers by Annamaria Motrescu-Mayes and Heather Norris Nicholson

Book Review: British Women Amateur Filmmakers by Annamaria Motrescu-Mayes and Heather Norris Nicholson

In British Women Amateur Filmmakers, Annamaria Motrescu-Mayes and Heather Norris Nicholson look at the practices of over 40 women amateur filmmakers, […]

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    Planning a Halloween Movie Marathon? 5 Books on the Chilling Art of the Horror Film

Planning a Halloween Movie Marathon? 5 Books on the Chilling Art of the Horror Film

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Since George Méliès’s groundbreaking three-minute gothic extravaganza Le Manoir du Diable (1896), the cinematic landscape has […]

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    Book Review: Performing Trauma in Central Africa: Shadows of Empire by Laura Edmondson

Book Review: Performing Trauma in Central Africa: Shadows of Empire by Laura Edmondson

There is a long history of cultural production in response to violent conflict, and more recently its manipulation by […]

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    Book Review: Theory for the World to Come: Speculative Fiction and Apocalyptic Anthropology by Matthew J. Wolf-Meyer

Book Review: Theory for the World to Come: Speculative Fiction and Apocalyptic Anthropology by Matthew J. Wolf-Meyer

In Theory for the World to Come: Speculative Fiction and Apocalyptic Anthropology, Matthew J. Wolf-Meyer argues that speculative fiction offers a rich […]

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    Book Review: Fictioning: The Myth-Functions of Contemporary Art and Philosophy by David Burrows and Simon O’Sullivan

Book Review: Fictioning: The Myth-Functions of Contemporary Art and Philosophy by David Burrows and Simon O’Sullivan

In Fictioning: The Myth-Functions of Contemporary Art and Philosophy, David Burrows and Simon O’Sullivan define and map instances of the practice […]

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    Book Review: Sensual Excess: Queer Femininity and Brown Jouissance by Amber Jamilla Musser

Book Review: Sensual Excess: Queer Femininity and Brown Jouissance by Amber Jamilla Musser

In Sensual Excess: Queer Femininity and Brown Jouissance, Amber Jamilla Musser confronts the tensions that arise in producing knowledge […]

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    Book Review: Unruly Visions: The Aesthetic Practices of Queer Diaspora by Gayatri Gopinath

Book Review: Unruly Visions: The Aesthetic Practices of Queer Diaspora by Gayatri Gopinath

In Unruly Visions: The Aesthetic Practices of Queer Diaspora, Gayatri Gopinath offers an interwoven exploration of diaspora, visuality and queer studies, […]

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    Book Review: Boys’ Love, Cosplay and Androgynous Idols: Queer Fan Cultures in Mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan edited by Maud Lavin, Ling Yang and Jing Jamie Zhao

Book Review: Boys’ Love, Cosplay and Androgynous Idols: Queer Fan Cultures in Mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan edited by Maud Lavin, Ling Yang and Jing Jamie Zhao

In Boys’ Love, Cosplay and Androgynous Idols: Queer Fan Cultures in Mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan, editors Maud […]

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    Reading List: 10 Recommended Reads from LSE Spectrum for #IDAHOBIT2019

Reading List: 10 Recommended Reads from LSE Spectrum for #IDAHOBIT2019

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17 May is International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (#IDAHOBIT). Beginning in 2004, 17 […]

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    Long Read Review: k-punk: The Collected and Unpublished Writings of Mark Fisher (2004-2016) by Mark Fisher, edited by Darren Ambrose with Simon Reynolds

Long Read Review: k-punk: The Collected and Unpublished Writings of Mark Fisher (2004-2016) by Mark Fisher, edited by Darren Ambrose with Simon Reynolds

New collection k-punk gathers together work written by the influential British cultural theorist and political activist Mark Fisher between […]

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    Book Review: Alison Bechdel: Conversations edited by Rachel R. Martin

Book Review: Alison Bechdel: Conversations edited by Rachel R. Martin

In Alison Bechdel: Conversations, editor Rachel R. Martin collates a number of interviews with the cartoonist Alison Bechdel, known […]

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