Post Hoc, a litany of obsolete inventions and phenomena

Defunct television channels, destroyed artworks, missing aircraft, cancelled military projects, former nations, extinct birds, list of sinkholes, discontinued burial techniques, tornadoes, failed banks, discontinued fragrances, obsolete aeronautical machines, etc. This year, the New Zealand pavilion at the Venice Art Biennale will feature lists of inventions, life forms, phenomena and “things” Continue Reading

The Ending of Ma, Explained

WARNING: The following article contains spoilers for Ma, now in theaters. Ma positions itself early as a slow-burn thriller as it peels back the terrifying layers of the seemingly kindly Sue Ann. However, as the plot advances, and her attempts to achieve the popularity and respect that eluded her in high school Continue Reading