SPOILERS: Arrival is the best science-fiction film of the decade. It is powerful and philosophical, speaking to the complexity of language and its ability to change our ability to perceive and understand the world around us.
Against all the odds Donald Trump will spend the next four years as President of the United States: the most powerful man in the world. Beholden to Putin and committed to a regressive agenda, the best hope for America is to let The Donald and his religious extremist Vice President discredit themselves.
We live in an age of contradictions. Thanks to mass media and the Internet, we can communicate instantaneously with anyone, at any time, in any country. Despite this, we in … Continue reading Little Letterhole: Her (2013)
Refugees dominate the headlines. Whether fleeing civil war in Syria, or political oppression in Africa, the right-wing media has met them with scorn. This attitude is coloured by our failure to confront a past of English people both welcoming and being refugees.