Tag Archives: Literature

Tony Hoagland – A Color of the Sky

A COLOR OF THE SKY—TONY HOAGLAND (from What Narcissism Means to Me) Windy today and I feel less than brilliant, driving over the hills from work. There are the dark parts on the road                      when you pass through clumps of wood    … Continue reading

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Friere’s ‘Pedagogy of the Oppressed’ – with Noam Chomsky

Below is a very interesting talk on Paolo Friere’s landmark text on the development of critical consciousness in students.  Definitely worth a watch.

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Poetry Makes Nothing Happen

As an artist and as a student of art, I’ve spent a lot of time contemplating the role and importance of art in the world.  With so much suffering and turmoil, there are times when the pursuit of expression can … Continue reading

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David Harvey – Crises of Capitalism (Animation)

 

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David Foster Wallace Interview (Animated)

David Foster Wallace is probably one of the most brilliant men to have written and taught literature in the past few decades.  I’m always impressed by what he has to say.  It’s always lucid and on-point.  I hope you enjoy … Continue reading

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The Machine is Us/ing Us

This is an interesting video that invites the reader to rethink the nature of the written word.  What is a text to you?

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Jeffrey McDaniel – Middle Age

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