Posts Tagged: history

The Morgenthau Plan – Anselm Kiefer

Dark Illumination beneath the beauty of Anselm Kiefer’s series of paintings, “The Morgenthau Plan”

The Morgenthau Plan – Anselm Kiefer

Dark Illumination beneath the beauty of Anselm Kiefer’s series of paintings, “The Morgenthau Plan”

Art, Trauma & the Beyond of Being

An essay on Bracha Ettinger, David Foster Wallace, Gerhard Richter, & Anselm Kiefer.
Two videos: Ettinger at EGS and John Walsh at Yale on History Painting.

Art, Trauma & the Beyond of Being

An essay on Bracha Ettinger, David Foster Wallace, Gerhard Richter, & Anselm Kiefer.
Two videos: Ettinger at EGS and John Walsh at Yale on History Painting.

Lydia Davis – The End of the Story

Recently finished reading Lydia Davis’ novel, The End of the Story. The novel is about a narrator attempting to recount an experience of love she shared with a man, years previously. As the narrator carries us through the story, we

Lydia Davis – The End of the Story

Recently finished reading Lydia Davis’ novel, The End of the Story. The novel is about a narrator attempting to recount an experience of love she shared with a man, years previously. As the narrator carries us through the story, we

Michel Foucault – The Archaeology of Knowledge – part III

Michel Foucault The Archaeology of Knowledge PART III The Statement and the Archive  This post is a continuation of an exercise with The Archaeology of Knowledge, by Michel Foucault. A previous post addressed part I-II of the book, Archaeology of

Michel Foucault – The Archaeology of Knowledge – part III

Michel Foucault The Archaeology of Knowledge PART III The Statement and the Archive  This post is a continuation of an exercise with The Archaeology of Knowledge, by Michel Foucault. A previous post addressed part I-II of the book, Archaeology of

MADNESS – Michel Foucault

“One day, perhaps, we will no longer know what madness was. Its form will have closed up on itself, and the traces it will have left will no longer be intelligible. To the ignorant glance, will those traces be anything

MADNESS – Michel Foucault

“One day, perhaps, we will no longer know what madness was. Its form will have closed up on itself, and the traces it will have left will no longer be intelligible. To the ignorant glance, will those traces be anything

Michel Foucault – critical consciousness/tragic experience – History of Madness

“For madness unleashes its fury in the space of pure vision. Fantasies and threats, the fleeting fragments of dreams and the secret destiny of the world, where madness has a primitive, prophetic force, revealing that the dream-like is real and

Michel Foucault – critical consciousness/tragic experience – History of Madness

“For madness unleashes its fury in the space of pure vision. Fantasies and threats, the fleeting fragments of dreams and the secret destiny of the world, where madness has a primitive, prophetic force, revealing that the dream-like is real and