Monthly Archives: March 2012

The Housewife Epic: Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles

  Here is an excerpt from my review of Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles at The Alternative Chronicle:   Woman then stands in patriarchal culture as signifier for the male other, bound by a symbolic order in which man can live out his fantasies and obsessions through linguistic command by imposing them on […]

The Beaches of Ingmar Bergman

I sat on the rough rock staring out onto the ocean. The sun warmed by face, arms, and legs as a light breeze caressed my face. The waves were calm as they pressed up against the rocks, the ebb and flow was peaceful. I looked at the rock I was sitting on and pondered the […]