Monthly Archives: January 2010

Talking futurism and apocalypse on Bloggingheads

I had a chance to chat with James Hughes, author of Citizen Cyborg, on Bloggingheads. It was a fun, rambling discussion, which Bloggingheads’ editors helpfully broke down into the following tracks: Cataloging stuff white people like before it was cool …

A whole lot of Avatar and whiteness

A couple weeks ago, I published an essay on io9 about how James Cameron’s new science fiction epic Avatar is a movie about white guilt. It was called “When Will White People Stop Making Movies Like Avatar?” Here’s an excerpt: …