Summer reading, courtesy of #dcpl! #vscocam

Summer reading, courtesy of #dcpl! #vscocam

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If we’re being honest….

If we’re being honest….

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methamphetabear:

Yes, u have the right to choose

Witness the moment when I get obsessed with GIF art….

methamphetabear:

Yes, u have the right to choose

Witness the moment when I get obsessed with GIF art….

More #vscocam fun. #muchlatergram from Tgiving in Florida.

More #vscocam fun. #muchlatergram from Tgiving in Florida.

racinglegends:

Rubi Light knows how to fly under Andew Lynch, 2011.
Photo: X

racinglegends:

Rubi Light knows how to fly under Andew Lynch, 2011.

Photo: X

And so we must …

And so we must …

And so we must imagine a new country. Reparations—by which I mean the full acceptance of our collective biography and its consequences—is the price we must pay to see ourselves squarely. The recovering alcoholic may well have to live with his illness for the rest of his life. But at least he is not living a drunken lie. Reparations beckons us to reject the intoxication of hubris and see America…

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In search of a routine

In search of a routine

I believe that work is likelier than inspiration to produce good writing (or good art in general), but I’ve never successfully built a routine to write. And, owing to that, predictably, I haven’t written very much.

With that in mind, it was interesting to look through this collectionof writers describing their own routines. The most common thing I see when writers describe their processes is some…

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Hariman on popular trials

This week I’m reading Popular Trials: Rhetoric, Mass Media, and the Law (1990), edited by Robert Hariman. This quote stood out, and helps point to the communicative and ideological functions that cases like Marissa Alexander’s play:

We all will continue to watch and read about these and similar proceedings, discuss, dispute, and judge the stories told, constantly adjusting our sense of common…

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Baldwin on art

Baldwin on art

Art has to be a kind of confession. I don’t mean a true confession in the sense of that dreary magazine. The effort, it seems to me, is: if you can examine and face your life, you can discover the terms with which you are connected to other lives, and…

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installator:

"This is why Keith Haring got arrested numerous times." (publicdelivery.org

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