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Supercontext: Brian De Palma’s Carrie

 

This is a special repost of the first episode of our Patreon-only series, SuperKINGcontext.

Stephen King’s first novel was adapted into this 1976 cautionary movie about adolescence, bullying, and female representation by a team of middle-aged men. How does the male gaze impact this story that is so often referred to as “feminist”?

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Supercontext repost: Nick Cave Double Feature

This repost of our two Nick Cave episodes is a mess of grief, awe, love, and aspiration.

This repost of our two Nick Cave episodes is a mess of grief, awe, love, and aspiration.
 

Part 1: Nick Cave’s Lament
 

In anticipation of the Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds album “Skeleton Tree” and its accompanying documentary “One More Time With Feeling,” we discuss the tragedy of losing a child and its effect on art, performance and persona.
 

Part 2: Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Skeleton Tree
 

By becoming a more vulnerable frontman, Nick Cave has transformed after a major tragedy. To understand this better, we cover his latest album Skeleton Tree, the companion film One More Time With Feeling and the Bad Seeds’ latest North American tour.

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