Mired in power relations and inequalities, fanfiction has long produced the most nuanced and productive engagements with questions of consent.
Milena Popova | Nov 30
Fifty years ago, Computer Space launched the video game industry. Here's why it never took off.
Noah Wardrip-Fruin | Oct 15
What can we learn from the stand-ins helping to shape real life?
Dylan Mulvin | Sep 9
Modern authoritarian regimes don’t attempt total, absolute control. Their censorship is more selective and calibrated — and thus more resilient.
Cherian George and Sonny Liew | Aug 26
Human rights video activism is closely tied to the struggle to assert voice.
Sandra Ristovska | Aug 6
Fred Forest’s most notable acts of mischief stand out even in a field of contemporary art that is brimming with merry pranksters.
Michael Leruth | Jun 17
Laughter has been used and mobilized by those in the past, and needs to reclaim its role in the protestations of the future.
Shira Chess | Apr 1
A communications and media law expert discusses her research and suggests ways to limit the spread of hate speech.
Zoë Kopp-Weber | Mar 29
Let's give liars the obscurity they deserve.
Lee McIntyre | Jan 26
“We’re no longer in a place where everybody kind of agrees on the same definition of reality at all."
Kembrew McLeod | Jan 26