Articles by

Eileen Jones

Eileen Jones is a film critic at Jacobin and author of the book Filmsuck, USA. She teaches at the University of California, Berkeley.

The Uncanny City

Feb 23

  • Eileen Jones

A new translation of the 1970s horror novel The Twenty Days in Turin is an eerily resonant read in 2017.

Against Meryl Streep

Jan 09

  • Eileen Jones

Meryl Streep’s speechifying at the Golden Globes was the worst thing to happen since Trump’s election.

Carrie Fisher (1956–2016)

Dec 28

  • Eileen Jones

What we liked about Carrie Fisher was that she seemed inclined to tell the truth, and almost nobody does that, certainly not Hollywood stars.