Post-9/11 Genre of Television Shows

EDIT: 09/12/10: Looks like someone else has had a similar idea regarding post-9/11 TV shows! My poor tv seems to be afflicted with tv shows designed to exploit the affective temperament of global post-9/11 audiences. This (massive!!) post is structured in terms of the relation to three specific tropes of the post-9/11 genre. It opens […]

Waste organised by exhibitionists, for the sake of sensation

In the first issue of Street Machine magazine (Aug/Sept 1981) they published some comments from a French reporter who covered the event of France’s first ever drag race. I quote from the Street Machine article: We were going to print the story in toto, but after re-reading it a few time we decided it should […]