Flavorwire's 16 Must-Have Gifts for the Movie Geek In Your Life

By Jason Bailey

Awakening the Eye by George KouvarosFrank is mostly regarded for his still photography, subversive portraits of American iconography (and famous people), but his station as a documentary filmmaker has been getting its proper due as of late, thanks to a new documentary and this outstanding volume from film studies professor George Kouvaros. Adroitly connecting the filmmaker’s life, films, and photography, Kouvaros peers deep into the work of an under-appreciated yet endlessly influential artist.

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University of Minnesota Press Podcast

More than two dozen essays of Indigenous resistance to the privatization and allotment of Indigenous lands

Allotment Stories: Daniel Heath Justice and Jean M. O'Brien.

A fascinating and unprecedented ethnography of animal sanctuaries in the United States

Saving AnimalsElan Abrell and Kathryn (Katie) Gillespie on sanctuary, care, ethics.

How popular debates about the so-called digital generation mediate anxieties about labor and life in twenty-first-century America

Making creative laborers for a precarious economy: Josef Nguyen, Carly Kocurek, and Patrick LeMieux.



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