Pervasive and multidisciplinary, this insightful exploration discusses how and why this seminal work developed, and continues to grow, such a cult following. When Fight Club punched its way onto the scene a decade ago, it provided an unprecedented glimpse into the American maleas psyche and rapidly turned into a euphemism for a variety of things that should be ajust understooda and not otherwise acknowledged. Key to its success is the variety of lenses through which the story can be interpreted; is it a story of male anxiety in a metrosexual world, of ritual religion in a secular age, of escape from totalitarian capitalism, or the spiritual malaise induced by technologically-oriented society? Writers, conspiracy theorists, and philosophers are among those ready to talk about Fight Clubas ability to be all these and more.I Am Jacka#39;s Completely Unauthorized Essay Collection Read Mercer Schuchardt ... The Wall: Yes, Bob Geldof The Matrix: Yes, members of Morpheusa#39;s crew American Beauty: Yes, Thora Birch, Mena Suvari, and Wes Bentley Fight Club: Yes, anbsp;...
|Title||:||You Do Not Talk About Fight Club|
|Author||:||Read Mercer Schuchardt|
|Publisher||:||BenBella Books, Inc. - 2015-01-06|