Monthly Archive: December 2019


Star Wars and Government

The Heart of the Space-Based Franchise Lies in Civics Alexander Maxwell Editor’s Introduction Without some form of government, we are stuck in Thomas Hobbes’ hellish state of nature, ‘the war of all against all.’...


Imperialism in the “Tarzan” Franchise

Anna Kozak What the King of the Jungle Reveals About Us   Editor’s Introduction What we call “Tarzan” is a sprawling collection, or mini-industry, of stories. The original Edgar Rice Burroughs adventure novel, “Tarzan...