Discussion Point: Cultural Cleansing

A few weeks ago I showed my Canadian friend Gone With the Wind, since he had never seen it, and I said it was crucial to understanding America. Now, we all know this movie contains some of the worst racial stereotypes, and also lionizes the Confederate south and mourns the “lost way of life” that…

I’ve Made a Film!

Hi there folks. Guess what? I’ve made my own film. It’s a non-narrative documentary about Chicago. It had a long genesis… First I would just walk around thinking that there’s so many sides to Chicago that people don’t see. Then one day I was out in an enhanced state, and everything was too noisy… so…

Discussion: Cultural Stories

Today, since I don’t have an update for you, I have a discussion question, and I’d like to hear your opinions in the comments. By the way, there’s one rule for comments here and that is that while you can respectfully disagree with anything, please do not attack other commenters. We’re just not going to…