Michael Z. Newman is an associate professor at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in the Department of Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies, and the author most recently of Atari Age: The Emergence of Video Games in America (MIT). He writes about cinema, television, video, games, and new media. He is @mznewman on twitter.
The Kids Are All Right: On “Riverdale”
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