Is the book you are holding art, or just merchandise? Why is J. M. Coetzee's work literature while Dan Brown's isn't?
Cultural fast food joints, the Kentucky Fried Chicken of the human spirit, have banished any foolish optimism about enlightenment
‘Magma’ is a powerful send-up of the hogwash that dominates the "literary life" of our times
The paradigm of the McGuffin is in The Maltese Falcon, perhaps the most garrulous movie in the history of cinema