Author Archives: Eve Tushnet
About Eve Tushnet
Eve Tushnet is a writer in Washington, DC. She blogs at Patheos and has written for Commonweal, USA Today, and the Weekly Standard, among other publications. She is working on a book on vocation for gay Catholics. Her email is [email protected] and she can be found on Twitter at @evetushnet.
Don’t Breathe is an effective horror flick whose least-effective elements hide its real insights.
Equality is found in the brute fact that we are individual, embodied human beings.
Today’s newest antiheroes don’t pretend to be anything other than what they are: terrible people.
What medieval penance can tell us about making modern-day amends.
The nation’s capital is divided into dateline Washington and hometown DC.
In the film Little Sister, everybody is damaged and betrayed—but they are genuinely forgiven.
In High-Rise, the initial glamour of 1970s modernism descends into decadence and violence.
Tim Powers weaponizes nostalgia in a novel haunted by the past.
A coming-of-age film highlights how even in communist Cuba, faith sustains the underclass.
Constellations is a moving exploration of the human drive for control.
“The Witch” is a powerful brew of family tragedy, religious drama, and horror show.
The novel ‘Revival’ mixes Ray Bradbury and H.P. Lovecraft to depict an untrusting America.
Revisiting Sarah Schulman’s satire-tragedy of 1990s New York City
The hit Broadway musical risks becoming a love song to America’s regime.
Reading Foucault and de Caussade into an Advent carol of relief over reform
“Krampus” is a fun romp into Christmas horror, but fails to execute a potentially iconic premise.
“Winners and Losers,” now playing in DC, is a cutting, suspenseful romp.
“Crimson Peak” is as much a swoony Gothic love story as a horror film.
“Goodnight Mommy” is a haunting horror flick about everything we don’t know about other people’s lives.
Neflix original “BoJack Horseman” brings a cartoon spin to the recovering man-child.← Older posts
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