Stories by Nicholas Powers

Nicholas Powers is an assistant professor of literature at SUNY Old Westbury. His book of poetry, "Theater of War" was published by Upset Press in 2004. He has written for the Village Voice and the Indypendent. subscribe to Nicholas Powers's feed

Posted on: Jul 20, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Boys and men in America inherit a popular culture of indiscriminate vigilante rage.

Posted on: Jun 27, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The progressive agenda of soon-to-be cult classic film "Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter"

Posted on: May 22, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The modern comedian's latest spoof and the classic "Great Dictator" share the same goal of ridiculing the powerful.

Posted on: May 11, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Racism in America's police force is linked to cops' role as keepers of the status quo in an unequal society.

Posted on: Apr 3, 2012, Source: AlterNet

A history of how the interracial relationship has altered in culture through literature and film.

Posted on: Feb 12, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The tragedy of Houston's passing signifies a battleground over values.