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Wednesday, January 7th, 2009

Obsession: A History

This recommendation is a bit tongue-in-cheek. Lennard J. Davis’ Obsession: A Historytracks the “disease” of obsession from demonic possession to contemporary television addiction. We’ve all got an unusually avid interest in something, perhaps an obsession. Rather than retreat and “fix”…

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Monday, June 23rd, 2008

Friday, May 23rd, 2008

Naked Airport

Naked Airport

Inevitably, at some point in our lives, we are all trapped in the cycle of the airport. Bagsare lost. Connections missed. Delays endured. On the other end of the spectrum,the airport can be a location of great jubilation. Reuniting with…

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