Culture

The Half-Real World of Ghost of Tsushima … Foreign Policy

The Mythical Endurance of Wile E. Coyote … Vulture

Middle-earth’s Weirdest Movie: Rankin-Bass’ Animated The Return of the King … Tor.com

Thor: Ragnarok Takes on Masculine Stereotypes and Shows Us a Better Way … Tor.com

What Amazon’s Lord of the Rings Maps Reveal About Its Middle-earth Prequel Series … Vulture

Movies of Middle-earth: Ralph Bakshi’s Animated The Lord of the RingsShows the True Perils of Power … Tor.com

Movies of Middle-earth: Ralph Bakshi’s The Lord of the Rings Brought Tolkien from the Counterculture to the Big Screen … Tor.com

The Dead and the Undead: James Joyce and the Origin of the Modern Vampire … Unbound Worlds

The Stars Are Isles: Moby-Dick‘s Enduring Influence on Science Fiction … Unbound Worlds

Movies of Middle-earth: 1977’s The Hobbit Showed Us the Future of Pop Culture … Tor.com

Gods and Spirits (….and Whatever Totoro Is): Exploring Miyazaki’s Fantasy World … Tor.com

Review of Roxane Gay’s Ayiti … Chicago Reader “Culture Vultures”