Topic: The New Yorker
Painfully hip or just right?
By David Gianatasio on Aug. 9, 2012 - 9:50 AM EDT
There's oh so much self-consciously postmodern meta-comical hipsterism on display in this video promoting The New Yorker's new iPhone app. Given the self-consciously postmodern hipster bent of the product and…
Tension of the cultural shift is palpable
By David Gianatasio on Mar. 23, 2012 - 10:26 AM EDT
The mid-'60s was an anxious and uncertain period. Like Don Draper's tumbling silhouette, those years were suspended between Eisenhower's monochrome Americana and the kaleidoscopic revolution of the Woodstock generation. At…