Television

Front: Lucas, Mike, and Dustin from Season 2 of Stranger Things. Back: A sign erected by white tenants seeking to prevent blacks from moving into a housing project in Detroit, 1942. (Netflix, Wikipedia Commons)
Arts & Culture Television
Antonio De Loera-BrustNovember 10, 2017
Could Hawkins be a place haunted not just by the Upside Down, but by the ghosts of our country’s racist past?
Arts & Culture Television
Nick Ripatrazone October 30, 2017
The everyday and the fantastical continue to live side by side as show enters second season.
Arts & Culture Television
Patrick GallagherOctober 17, 2017
In a zombie world, the good Samaritan would be toast.
Arts & Culture Television
Eve TushnetSeptember 19, 2017
The absurdity of "BoJack Horseman" offers an unrelenting, often devastating look into our own humanity.
Arts & Culture Television
Raymond A. SchrothSeptember 13, 2017
For nearly 20 years, the United States was severely divided by race, and a generational split not seen since the Civil War.
Padraic Delany as Martin Luther at the Diet of Worms in 1517. (Courtesy of Jake Thomas/PBS)
Arts & Culture Television
John AndersonSeptember 11, 2017
The two-hour film portrays the "simple monk" Martin Luther as more of a Catholic than he is generally thought to be.