The Mongrel Coalition Against Gringpo, an anonymous entity, asked me to post it on their behalf in response to the recent Jacket2 article on the relationship between Conceptual art and poetry. The level of bullshit racism that gets to pass as scholarship does not cease to surprise us.
Editor is Katy Evans-Bush, with a quite eclectic but not always demanding mixture, eg in latest issue Michael Horovitz on Blake yes, he likes himthree literaryish blokes on menswear, and poems by Carrie Etter, Alistair Noon, Ira Lightman, Tom Bell. How2 exploring non-traditional directions in poetry and scholarship by womenis full of excellent material, including in the current issue Strictly Speaking on Caroline Bergvallcurated and co-ordinated by Sophie Robinson, and Reading Carla Harrymancurated and co-ordinated by Laura Hinton, plus much else, including poems by Jessica Wilkinson, Emily Critchley and Karen Sandhu.
Susana Gardner and Dusie Books". Hypertext Poetry Workshop project static site contains poems, and very interestingly, records of workshop discussions on these, by members of the Poetry Workshop: A very well designed site, which gives a great deal of context for these poets' work.
Infinite Editions new listing provides poetry postcards for free download and printing. Regrettably, on Google Documents.
Well done, Andrew Spragg. Intercapillary Space amended listing Intercapillary Space is a continually unrolling magazine.
You will find book reviews, poems, essays and capsules. The magazine is curated and largely edited by Edmund Hardywith as contributors virtually everyone with something interesting to say about contemporary British poetry, on a varied range of topics.
From strength to strength! Now a book publisher both as Intercapillary Editions and as Capsule Editionspoetic event organiser too: Intercapillary Placesand record label Tusk Records: Marianne Morris's Solace Poem is highly enjoyable.
International Times new listing My goodness me! The times they are a-changing again it seems. Same mixture of crap, fakery, madness, independence and genius as before.
So, bloody look at it! In terms of poetry: Interpoetry static site is a rather over-designed e-zine sorry! A recent issue was dedicated to Bill Griffiths It's where the parameters of the Beat Generation are redefined and expanded to embrace a creative movement that goes beyond personality wedged in temporal categories and public relations concepts they said, and they did.
Current issue on ecology. Jacket amended listing Jacket2 offers commentary on modern and contemporary poetry and poetics. We publish articles, reviews, interviews, discussions and collaborative responses, archival documents, podcasts, and descriptions of poetry symposia and projects.
We also publish discursive explorations and transcripts of material in the PennSound archive.I got many good responses to my Considerations On Cost Disease post, both in the comments and elsewhere. A lot of people thought the explanation was obvious; unfortunately, they all disagreed on what the obvious explanation was.
Western painting - Contemporary Western art: – The postwar work of Braque developed a few basic themes. The space and content of the Studio series of five paintings were formulated in vertical phases of varying sombreness; a mysterious bird that featured in this series was a symbol expressive of aspiration.
Nicolas de Staël, a friend of Braque who was born in St. Petersburg.
Art Since Midterm. STUDY. PLAY. modernity looks at the Establishment's embrace of socially critical works of art and suggests that in complicity with capitalism, "art as an institution neutralizes the political content of the individual work". - "In conceptual art the idea or concept is the most important aspect of the work.
When. Art as Capitalism: the Media’s Re-appropriation of Images. Increasingly, the media is becoming governed by imagery, and the average consumer is overwhelmed by visual information on a daily basis.
The terms modernity and capitalism remain in widespread use to characterize contemporary societies, but the distinction between them is much less antagonistic in current social theory than it used to be when a theory of ‘modern society’ was opposed to the theory of ‘late capitalism’.
Rather than seeing societies either on an evolutionary trajectory realizing the functionally efficient. I remain the official Senior Maverick for Wired, a magazine I helped co-found 25 years ago.
I do one article for Wired per year. My most recent published writings are listed here, in chronological order. My newest book, The Inevitable, a New York Times bestseller, is now available in paperback. The.