If we are looking for the moment that precipitated our fall into the media blitz that is our common life, we might consider the O. J. trial.
Kathryn Reklis reviews film, TV, and more
When I walk and talk with a friend, we share an intimate experience. Listening to a podcast is similar.
Lemonade is a spectacular piece of visual theology. It offers hope for healing—not a generic healing, but the healing of black, female bodies.
Like Dmitri Karamazov, Robert Mapplethorpe knows that the beautiful is a battleground—and he's happy to play on the devil's side.
In The Lady in the Van, viewers see playwright Alan Bennett befriend a woman experiencing homelessness—and treat her as a human.
In an era of partisan politics, it's difficult to tell the truth. The complaints about Confirmation reveal a lack of progress.
Few Americans may believe in witches—or in a Puritan God. Yet The Witch explores human impulses that are still with us.
That Dragon, Cancer is a unique video game: it offers us the experience of our powerlessness.
A new film and a hit podcast both feature women telling war stories—a role that’s usually reserved for male protagonists and male narrators.
In Concussion, Dr. Bennet Omalu is a Nigerian immigrant and an outsider. This status is complicated by competing ideas of what America is.