Vox Populorum - The VoxPopcast
Episode 3: Violence in Video Games
Do video games make you violent? Probably not, but if so why is there so much controversy surrounding them? This week, Mav is joined by Katya and Abby, both of whom are far more knowledgeable than him on the subject to discuss video games, mass shooters, psychology, the military industrial complex, headshots, zombies and sex… … Continue reading "Episode 3: Violence in Video Games"
Episode 2: Do You Remember Nostalgia?
Today we talk about nostalgia porn. No… not that kind of porn… though I guess it might be interesting to do a whole episode devoted to talking about vintage pornography (“This one’s a talkie!”). This is a whole episode about media that references the past as a key feature of the media. Your Stranger Things. … Continue reading "Episode 2: Do You Remember Nostalgia?"
Episode 1: Origin Stories
At long last, it is finally here. Welcome to the first episode of the VoxPopcast, “Origin Stories.” Here, Wayne and Mav, joined by special guest John Darowski, explain the concept Vox Populorum and then debate the usefulness, purpose and significance of origin stories in comic books, movies and TV shows. Let us know what you think. … Continue reading "Episode 1: Origin Stories"