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Richard Marcus

Richard Marcus is the author of two books commissioned by Ulysses Press, “What Will Happen In Eragon IV?” (2009) and “The Unofficial Heroes Of Olympus Companion”. Aside from Blogcritics his work has appeared around the world in publications like the German edition of Rolling Stone Magazine and the multilingual web site Qantara.de. He has been writing for Blogcritics.org since 2005 and has published around 1900 articles at the site.

Keeping In Step

“Rid yourself of the feeling that art has nothing to do with reality and is not sturdy enough to face it on its own” .... Erwin Piscator.

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A Culture Of Idols

In our monotheistic society, with no other idols to worship, we have created secular icons.

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Sherman Alexie: Indian Killer

If Crazy Horse, or Geronimo, or Sitting Bull came back...They would start a war....They’d listen to some dumb-shit Disney song and feel like hurting somebody....if the Ghost Dance worked ...All you white people would disappear. All of you. If those dead Indians came back to life...They’d kill you. They’d gut you and eat you heart.”

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Hunter S. Thompson: An Iconoclast for the Ages

If by the end his writing grew more frenetic and his screeds wilder who's to blame him given the current crop of slime that work in politics. Going from the hope of Bobby Kennedy to the cynicism of George W. Bush would be enough to warp anyone's brain.

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Disney Wonder World

...the Epcot centre is a symbol of increased American isolationism because, get this, he says "it prepackages culture into bite size pieces of stereotypical servings." I don't know what the hell that is supposed to mean, maybe he's talking about the food.

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