Tag: worldbuilding

Radical Harm Reduction and the Responsibility of a World by Jarrett Zigon

Jarrett Zigon , June 10th, 2022


Addiction is exceedingly moralized. Perhaps no other concept associated with the experience of addiction reveals this more than that of responsibility. Too often, addiction is understood in…


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Notes From the Field: Dwelling in the Worlds that Carry Us

Nick Mizer , September 30th, 2016


After some field work in northern Canada, Marie-Pierre wrote two articles about how her field work experiences connected with imagined worlds. You should go read them, because they’re…


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Storytelling and Worldbuilding in The Force Awakens

Nick Mizer , January 12th, 2016


By Nicholas Mizer Last month Salon posted an insightful article by Gerry Canavan, an assistant professor of English at Marquette University. Canavan talks about similarities between Star Wars:…


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