CHRISTOPHER LANE is associate professor of English at Emory University. He is the author of "The Ruling Passion: British Colonial Allegory and the Paradox of Homosexual Desire."
Deepest night, Montana. An eerie light proclaims the arrival of a mysterious watcher in the woods. And one solitary man begins a desperate battle against something unknown—and unknowable.Broad daylight, Los Angeles. An ordinary morning erupts in cat...[SEE MORE]