About UsSay Carlos Mencia three times in a comedy club and see what appears. Could be a frown, a hateful rant, maybe even a defense, but chances are you’ll get something out of the comedy community.That’s because, not too long ago, Carlos Mencia was one of the most controversial hated, even names in comedy. Now, […]

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Well, maybe. Lethem’s nuanced reading takes the film’s neo Marxist message seriously even while leavening his temporal tour with references to Hitchcock thrillers, John Ford westerns, surrealist fiction and, especially, graffiti inflected art. He notes how easily the “subversive” work of Jenny Holzer, Barbara Kruger or Shepard Fairey is naturalized by the pervasive language of […]

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For example, medical image data is often corrupted by intensity inhomogeneities and may contain outliers in the form of pathologies. In this paper we propose a global similarity measure that is robust to both intensity inhomogeneities and outliers without requiring prior knowledge of the type of outliers. We combine the normalised gradients of images with […]

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We have shown in previous work that the perception of order in point patterns is consistent with an interval scale structure (Protonotarios, Baum, Johnston, Hunter, Griffin, 2014). The psychophysical scaling method used relies on the confusion between stimuli with similar levels of order, and the resulting discrimination scale is expressed in just noticeable differences (jnds). […]

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But he also tackled G Grass’s The Tin Drum for Volker Schl Oscar winning 1979 adaptation and tamed Milan Kundera’s supposedly unfilmable The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988) for Philip Kaufman. Along the way, Carri has liaised with Louis Malle, Andrzej Wajda, Jean Luc Godard, Nagisa Oshima and Milo Forman. In 2017, he co wrote […]

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