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Archive for December 2008

Cawelti Interview at SpaceWesterns

December 20, 2008

There’s an interesting interview with popular culture scholar John Cawelti at SpaceWesterns.com. Cawelti wrote one of the classic studies of the western genre, Six Gun Mystique, and he has some nice things to say about Firefly in the interview. You can follow this link to the interview: Cawelti Interview.

The Man They Call Jayne

December 4, 2008

I’ve returned recently to my DVD set of Firefly, hoping to finish out the rest of the series before too much longer, and watched an episode that I hadn’t seen in quite awhile, “Jaynestown.” I remembered the episode as being entertaining but slight, but, I discovered after a more attentive viewing that it is really […]