Ugetsu, Intertextuality, and the Western Spectator

I want to start off by taking what may be a radical position on how I am conceptualizing film or really any media text.  I'm going to take the position of stripping these texts of their accoutrements, designer labels like "entertainment" versus "new" or "high culture" versus "low culture," and instead I am going to … Continue reading Ugetsu, Intertextuality, and the Western Spectator

David Tennant: The Sexy Doctor

For many fans, the return of Doctor Who to BBC had its highlights during the David Tennant years as the 10th Doctor.  During his reign, he was consistently voted highly in public polls on favorite actor, best actor, and sexiest actor by British fans, and by fans from around the world.  10Rose was a favorite shipping … Continue reading David Tennant: The Sexy Doctor