• Subversive Decoration: Lari Pittman: Declaration of Independence at the Hammer Museum

    Alexandre Saden gives a retrospective walk-through of the Lari Pittman exhibition at the Hammer Museum earlier this year.

    On Death and the Finale of Star Trek: Picard

    T. S. Mendola discusses the end of "Star Trek: Picard" and what it means to be human — or not.

    “We wear the mask”: Todd Phillips’ Joker and Paul Laurence Dunbar

    Chloé Valdary finds resonances of Paul Laurence Dunbar's famous words on race in America in Todd Phillips' "Joker."

    Documentaries Are a Downer

    Jon Boorstin tells us what makes documentaries special.

    Living in Parasite Country as Asian/American

    Eng-Beng Lim examines Bong Joon Ho's assertion that "we all live in the same country called Capitalism."