Discourse explores a variety of topics in contemporary cultural studies, theories of media and literature, and the politics of sexuality, including questions of language and psychoanalysis. The journal publishes valuable and innovative essays on a wide range of cultural phenomena, promoting theoretical approaches to literature, film, the visual arts, and related media.
Current Issue: Volume 35, Issue 3 (2013)
Historicism, Nihilism, and the Chilean Neo–Avant-Garde
Sergio Roberto Villalobos-Ruminott
Imperfecting the Illusion: Belief and the Aesthetic Destruction of Reality
The Magic Cave of Allegory: Lars von Trier’s 'Melancholia'