Category:Reviews

Beneath the Skin of “Under the Skin”

Taylor Page

“Under The Skin,” like most stories, relies upon a narrative that exists on the surface of the film: a seductive alien luring willing men into her grasp my means of a van that peruses the Scottish coastline. But this analysis…

Freeing The Imprisoned Self: A Memoir

Reviewed by Teodros Kiros. Ph.D.

By George Eastman Dog Near Publishing, 2014 Silence. More silence. Space. More space. Time. Nothingness in the cold, under furnished room. There is more of everything, except for life. Everything is still. Time and space are silent also. One could…

Eastern Ontologies and Capability Theory

Reviewed by Teodros Kiros. Ph.D.

Ashmita Khasnabish. Negotiating Capability and Diaspora: A Philosophical Politics. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2013 Dr. Ashmita Khasnabish, the author of Negotiating Capability: A Philosophical Politics, seeks to develop an original answer to the daunting question: What must the…

Kairos by Mateus Starling

A review by Erin Thomas

Kairos, the debut full length from Berklee grad Mateus Starling, is a compelling and innovative artistic achievement for the young guitarist and his band of remarkable musicians. Starling is joined for the first 6 tracks of the album by…