Joseph Edwin Haeger reviews Wake, Siren: Ovid Resung by Nina MacLaughlin. (FSG Originals)
This December, the Skywalker saga is set to finish what began in 1977. Half fan-service, half new ground, I can’t wait, frankly.
The Harp of Kings is a melding of past and present, introducing reality television tropes to the realm of fantasy. It’s distinctive, but safe enough for the merry throng of YA readers.
Jason Arment examines the movie Joker and illustrates what mainstream critics failed to see, or at least what they failed to connect as current, real-world events.
Joseph Edwin Haeger reviews Tender Cuts by Jayne Martin. (Vine Leaves Press)
Joseph Edwin Haeger reviews Little Paranoias: Stories by Sonora Taylor.
I went down the river Netflix in order to define it. I returned changed, fatigued, and understood by Michael Douglas. The horror.
This year, HBO’s Band of Brothers turns eighteen. To celebrate, I revisited that theatre of war, only to discover uncomplicated, problematic jingoism.
Joaquin’s Joker is an ugly, purposeless film, one that attempts to take us through the transformation into pure evil, but comes up well short.