Tag: realism

David Shields' Reality Hunger: A Manifesto: A Review in the Form of a Memoir

2011-01-10

David Shields is hungry, but not hungry enough. So says Curtis White, who argues that by ignoring anti-realism’s past and present, Shields writes as if “New York” and “now” are the only contexts that matter.

Victoria Vesna responds

2004-05-01

In response to Perlin, Victoria Vesna reiterates the unique realism of games.

Metahistorical Romance

2003-01-01

On Amy Elias’s view of fabulation in the moment of American corporate power, a postmodern novelistic aesthetic that is consistent with Sir Walter Scott’s early nineteenth-century mix of romance and Enlightenment-inspired historiography.