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The entirety of the Memoirs of Lady Trent is a finalist for the Grand Prix l’Imaginaire in France!
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From the Journal
I’m not sure why, but it turns out my last two posts about new Patreon essays going up failed to post as scheduled. My apologies for not noticing that! I’ll keep an eye on it this week and manually push it if I have to. Anyway, this month we’re talking about art! Starting with a […]
CinemaVitas, “Equitable Cinematography: Director Lexi Alexander on the Politics of Focus” This interview is fascinating to me because I know basically nothing about cinematography, except insofar as it’s related to photography. So I love it when somebody gets down into the nitty-gritty details about how decisions regarding lenses and focus contribute to inequality, e.g. the […]
All day I’ve been imagining the worst for Notre Dame: a gutted shell, structural collapse, destruction that would take decades to repair. It isn’t as bad as I feared. It’s still bad. I saw an aerial photo that showed the entire roof of the cathedral glowing in the night like a cross-shaped pit to hell, […]