In Ukrainian-American novelist Yuriy Tarnawsky’s new trilogy The Placebo Effect (JEF Books), the themes of alienation, abandonment, and fear of death, developed in Like Blood in Water and elaborated in The Future of Giraffes, respectively the first and second book of The Placebo Effect Trilogy, …
Busting a Cap in Nina Gordon's Ass: A Play in Three Acts
This snappy little play makes internet messageboard snarkery and outrage the dialogue and Nina Gordon's ill-considered cover of "Straight Outta Compton" the ethical crisis. Accompanied by the cast of what seems like hundreds, we descend into theatrical chaos where it seems for a minute like all is lost in a meaningless fog of modern cultural appropriation, but AEM thinks critically and gets your gears moving too which is ultimately how we can process and transcend the sloppy manueverings of pop-culture-armageddon
26pp, b&w, 5.5"x4.25"