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 37, Issue 3 (2015) Science and Animation
"As the joined yet distinct terms in our title indicate, this special issue seeks to foster dialogue across boundaries that often keep the fields, disciplines, and practices of science and animation separate. The walls that separate scholars from makers and theorists from practitioners, that divide work in fields such as film studies and science studies from each other, and that isolate the sciences from the humanities are not respected in the messiness of real life and actual work..."
From the editorial introduction by Olivia Banner and Kirsten Ostherr
Bridging Science, Art, and the Historyof Visualization: A Dialogue betweenScott Curtis and Robert Lue
Scott Curtis and Robert Lue
Animating, Entertaining, Educating:A Dialogue between Oliver Gayckenand Ariana Killoran
Oliver Gaycken and Ariana Killoran
Models of Code and the Digital Architecture of Time
Andrew R. Johnston