Pop Culture Comedown

Image source In terms of American pop culture, April 2019 has been a momentous month; the final season of the HBO television show Game of Thrones (GoT) debuted while the 22nd MCU movie, Avengers: Endgame (AE), was released this past week. Both GoT Season 8 and AE represent the culmination of sprawling narratives with throngs… Continue reading Pop Culture Comedown

Classroom Discussions with My Students

Apologies for the late blog post. I was busy last week administering midterm assessments and then grading all of them in order to enter marks before the beginning of the spring break and the last day to withdraw from a course. As I was thinking about what to write for this week, the lesson materials… Continue reading Classroom Discussions with My Students

Feeding My Pop Culture Diet in Doha

With the┬áLast Jedi┬ácoming out on December 13th, I have been wondering about the best viewing experience for the latest installment of the Star Wars series. My theater quandary has prompted me to write this week about my pop culture diet in Doha. At first, the idea of writing about the media that I consume seemed… Continue reading Feeding My Pop Culture Diet in Doha