The Lobster

Digressions is looking for an author to write an academic review of the film The Lobster (dir. Yorgos Lanthimos, 2015).

Possible perspectives include (but are not limited to): the cultural history of the interconnection of love and violence; the dialogue between dystopian fiction and the present in which it is created and/or received; the animal as a non-human human; reconfigurations of the Oedipus myth; …

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