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Existentialism: Crash Course Philosophy #16

The Trolley Problem

The Gift (Great Sacrifice of Jesus Christ)

Determinism vs Free Will: Crash Course Philosophy #24

'Donnie Darko' Is No Cult Classic—It’s a Straight Up Classic | WIRED

Author: Geek's Guide to the Galaxy. Geek's Guide to the Galaxy Culture<p>Date of Publication: 04.01.17.<p>Time of Publication: 9:00 am. 9:00 am<p><i>Donnie</i> <i>Darko</i> …

Philosophical Elements of Donnie Darko

Questions about Determinism<br>Determinism<br>The movie uses the idea of determinism as seen in the image below<br>Donnie can see an orb like object protruding …

Donnie Darko: Morality, Mortality and a scary bunny named Frank

<b>TÉMA: Donnie Darko: Morality, Mortality and a scary bunny named Frank – JOHN H. CHRISTENSEN –</b><p><i>John H. Christensen, náš externí přispěvatel z Dánska,</i> …

10 Questions for Creating Believable Fictional Characters

How Do I Create Believable Characters?<p>Updated May 14, 2018<p>Creating complex, ​well-rounded characters requires time thinking about how your characters …

Literature isn’t a luxury but a life-changer | Jane Davis

Sharing literature with those who wouldn’t otherwise come into contact with it is a joy<p>A long time ago, I sat at a junction in one of Merseyside’s – and Europe’s – most impoverished areas, waiting for the lights, on my way to teach Wordsworth at the university. I noticed a woman waiting at the door …

Literature

You Have Unconscious Bias. Now What?

Filmmaker Robin Hauser debuts a teaser for her next documentary<p>Robin Hauser hit a nerve with the debut of <i>Code</i>, her first feature length documentary …

'We can't wait for Hollywood to change' - the directors reframing black history

From Raoul Peck’s I Am Not Your Negro to Ava DuVernay’s 13th, the factual film-makers tackling race in the era of Black Lives Matter<p>Related: Did #OscarsSoWhite work? Looking beyond Hollywood's diversity drought<p>Despite its best attempts to sabotage the occasion by almost crowning the wrong movie, …

Movies About Monsters Teach Us Key Truths About The Human Condition

This weekend’s release of “Kong: Skull Island” marked yet another “shared universe” of films aping the Marvel universe, this one linked with the 2014 …

‘Paths of Glory’: Stanley Kubrick’s First Step Towards Cinema Immortality

There’s a picture that will always be good, years from now, the great Kirk Douglas told Roger Ebert back in 1969. “I don’t have to wait fifty years …

Filmmaking

How Lenin’s love of literature shaped the Russian Revolution

The father of the Soviet Union was also a Latin buff who adored Goethe and liked to compare his enemies to figures in novels<p>Literature shaped the political culture of the Russia in which Vladimir Ilyich Lenin grew up. Explicitly political texts were difficult to publish under the tsarist regime. …

Dystopian dreams: how feminist science fiction predicted the future

From Mary Shelley to Margaret Atwood, feminist science fiction writers have imagined other ways of living that prompt us to ask, could we do things differently?<p>Margaret Atwood’s evergreen dystopian novel <i>The Handmaid’s Tale</i> is about to become a television drama. Published in 1985, it couldn’t feel …

Science Fiction

POLITICAL THEORY - Adam Smith

Beautiful new words to describe obscure emotions

John Koenig loves finding words that express our unarticulated feelings -- like "lachesism," the hunger for disaster, and "sonder," the realization …

When Dystopia Is Too Close For Comfort

In the wake of Donald Trump’s election, book lovers have sought answers in dystopian and sci-fi narratives like never before.<p>One of the most …

Donald Trump

French literary boy wonder Édouard Louis on saving the working class from Marine Le Pen

His bestselling novel about growing up gay in a violent, neglected town in northern France sparked a national debate. A month from the presidential election, the young writer issues a furious challenge to leftwing politicians<p>Growing up in gritty, post-industrial northern France, Édouard Louis …

7 Heartbreaking Poems About Love, Because Literature Is The Best Cure For The Lovesick

Though the great, wonderful, and wise Maya Angelou wrote, "Love recognizes no barriers," anyone who's dealing with heartbreak knows that... well, …

The First Great Instagram Novel

The year you graduated from college, did you lose your mind? Every new graduate does a little, because you go from a life of regimented achievement …

In Cold Blood Subject Wrote His Own Just-Discovered Book, Which Truman Capote Kept Secret

Richard Hickock, one of the two Kansas murderers whose trial and life was chronicled in Truman Capote’s genre-shifting <i>In Cold Blood</i>, also wrote his …

PSYCHOTHERAPY - Jacques Lacan

PSYCHOTHERAPY - Sigmund Freud

Disney release video proving all Pixar films are connected

For years, fans of Pixar have been speculating that all the studio’s films could exist within the same cinematic universe.<p>In a surprising video …