nthposition online magazine

Latest CD reviews [ view all ]

The labyrinth scored for 11 different cats

review by Ian Simmons

A medieval penitential labyrinth interpreted in purrs. Very high concept.

Skullflower

review by Ian Simmons

Experimental drone metal, apparently.

Victrola favourites

review by Ian Simmons

Misogyny, yodelling and songs about pigs - unmissable

Rosemarie

review by Ian Simmons

Break out the patchouli, guys...

Revolutions

review by Douglas Messerli

Almodóvar's Volver is a kind of 'revolution' is several senses.

Latest book reviews [ view all ]

Clueless in Laboe

review by Jim Chaffee

Beyond brown and bubbly

review by Jim Chaffee

Reading Louis Armandís Breakfast at Midnight

A sickness called America - Thor Garciaís The News Clown

review by Jim Chaffee

"Thorís coming of age is not set against an adolescent nation establishing borders or growing through hard times to become a major power, but rather against a decaying and degenerate nation populated with inbred, narcissistic adolescents long past their second decades."

The Gospel of Wealth: towards a new generation of American consumership

review by Jim Chaffee

A review of Economics and Finance for the American Way of Life

Family Romance

review by John-Ivan Palmer

ďMother raises the kids in the fatherís absence and tries to keep them clean. Clean of what? Pathogens! A pathogen in this context is both an organism and a meme, always the other guyís.Ē

Latest film reviews [ view all ]

The last civilized man

review by Douglas Messerli

Within ourselves

review by Douglas Messerli

Alternative medicines

review by Douglas Messerli

Dallas Buyers Club combines a slight storyline with two remarkable central performances

The disappearing giraffe

review by Douglas Messerli

Watch La Grande Bellezza and swoon...

Descent into madness

review by Douglas Messerli

Woody Allenís bleak Blue Jasmine is distinctly short of the kindness of strangers