This option will reset the home page of WonCA restoring closed widgets and categories.

Reset WonCA homepage

San Francisco Giants: Recasting “Major League” With the 2010 World Series Champs

English romantic poet and literary critic Samuel Taylor Coleridge is credited with coining the phrase “suspension of disbelief.”  

The term describes the requirement a work of fiction places upon a theoretical audience member or reader to willfully accept as truth certain fantastical or implausible elements contained therein.

This aesthetic imperative enables us to become invested in alternate realities we know to be false, and use the shadowy truths and broad archetypes we find so appealing in fiction to simplify the dizzying complexities of our own empirical reality.  

Now, let’s be honest: Major League is as far-fetched a film as they come. The parallel universe created here—familiar to us because it speaks a wel...

Read Complete Article at Bleacher Report - San Francisco Giants
Article is property of

Comments are closed.