Josh Hitchens is a Philadelphia-based theater director, actor, and playwright. His first book, Haunted History of Delaware, was published by The History Press in July 2021. His second book, Haunted History of Philadelphia, will be published in 2022. Visit him online at http://www.joshhitchens.com.
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Between ‘The Lighthouse’ and ‘Portrait of a Lady on Fire,’ one film is true to queer experiences
Queer voices in quarantine
Josh Hitchens examines ‘The Lighthouse’ and ‘Portrait of a Lady on Fire,’ two acclaimed recent films with similar premises of island isolation, but vastly different methods of telling queer stories.
Dark History of Penn’s Woods by Jennifer L. Green
The folklore and the facts
In Dark History of Penn’s Woods, Jennifer L. Green shines a light on the little-known, real-life historical terrors of Chester and Delaware Counties, and how they inform our present. Josh Hitchens reviews.