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Andrew Worthington

Andrew Worthington is a writer from Akron, OH who now lives in Brooklyn, NY. He graduated from Bard College in ...

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The Complete Works of Marvin K. Mooney: An Interview with Christopher Higgs

The Complete Works of Marvin K. Mooney is a mindfuck, I think. Higgs is very conscious about grounding himself in the tradition of experimental literature. This novel is indeed within such a tradition. Similarities to previous avant-gardening authors are apparent, but Higgs takes his text much further in terms of fragmentation and self-reflexivity, only to all the while slyly debase such concepts.

The Walking Dead: Zombie Apocalypse as the Newest Addition to the AMC Brand

He mentioned that it was about zombies and said that I had probably seen the promotional posters in the NYC subways.  I did not expect it to be a show that I would find very intriguing. I expected it to be television’s usual attempt at transforming a classic cinematic genre to fit the T.V. format, such as how True Blood or Dexter each turn their respective (vampire and serial-killer) genres into fairly formulaic television.