• On Sex and Violence

    On Sex and Violence

    A society is a living thing. It is a breathing, animated communion of its collective parts and the outward expression of what is inside its members’ hearts. As new ideas and new generations drive their […]

     
  • On Ugliness

    On Ugliness

    This Italian philosopher, Umberto Eco, is rightly regarded as one of the world’s foremost semioticians. Recently he completed a treatise dedicated to the history of ugliness and how ugliness is perceived in various cultures. Eco […]

     
  • Pulp Fiction and the existential crisis

    Pulp Fiction and the existential crisis

    Quentin Tarantino is one of the finest directors of his generation. He is an obsessive devourer of film and a dynamic creator. He has an acute talent for blending sound, colour and dialogue into a […]