Adam McGovern’s column OFF-TOPIC delivers over-the-transom, on-tangent essays, dialogues and subjective scholarship.
By: Adam McGovern
Clocks turned sideways, or, You in what universe
What yet waves goodbye.
Meanings of life and death with THE BLACK PANTHER PARTY’s graphic biographers
Dumpster-divining on the scrapheap of history with LUC SANTE
Waiting out the shutdown with pop virologist HEATHER QUINLAN.
Swapping idle prophecy with CLUB DED’s Nikhil Singh
Mind wanderings during exile-in-place.
Making positive identifications with Spellbound’s BISHAKH SOM
Looking back at the present, in PANDEMIX
Kickin’ it to the Kirby with graphic biographer TOM SCIOLI.
Private screening: The theatre that COVID made
Leafing through the psychic library with Bishakh Som
Stream und Drang: The full-on offensive of HUNTERS
Closing the book on love: a Valentine’s special on Kirby’s TRUE-LIFE DIVORCE
Locked in here with everyone: Surviving STAND AT ATTICA