With a mind towards supporting my efforts to not passively accept the worldviews implied in pop culture, to recognize the influence of the supposedly low brow on the cultivation of minds and hearts, and to legitimate a pathological love of going to the movies, my husband bought me the domain name litfuck.com and encouraged me nearly daily to populate it with entries.  So, for anyone who’s listening, here are some self-important rants about things you might not have noticed were important.

Charlotte Gartenberg holds a PhD in Hispanic literature and culture.  She specializes in XXth and XXIst century narrative, psychoanalysis, gender, identity, memory and conceptions of time.