Undateable: Some Reflections on Online Dating and the Perversion of Time
Lucas Hilderbrand / University of California, Irvine(5)
Lucas Hilderbrand examines how online dating alters traditional notions of romantic temporality.
This column argues that the aesthetics of The Hills and Jersey Shore condition the viewer’s reception, inviting them to see each program’s performance of class and ethnicity as being tied to specific notions of taste and cultural capital.
Janani Subramanian examines stylistic distinctions in film remakes, noting the cultural, narrative and stylistic contrasts between contexts of production.
“Let’s Get Stinko”: Melodrama and the Mundane in Todd Haynes’s Mildred Pierce
Lisa Coulthard / University of British Columbia
An exploration of melodrama and the mundane in Mildred Pierce.