Culture

Smart Reads: Alan Turing, Coultergeist, and More Žižek Fever

Culture

Smart Reads: Alan Turing, Coultergeist, and More Žižek Fever

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Today in culture: Alan Turing, silent film stars, and that girl from Girls:

-Harry Langdon was one of the earliest poster children for androgyny and asexuality. David Cairns does him justice at the Forgotten.

-Žižek has gone completely viral this week, and we couldn’t be happier.

-The horrifying cultural development that is…Coultergeist.

Jemima Kirke’s apartment.

-Happy hundredth, Alan Turing.

-An interview with Kirby Dick, director of The Invisible War.

Victory: The Triumphant Gay Revolution.

Lulu in Hollywood is still some of the best film writing out there.

Crime fiction, dismantled.