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I JOIN A HEART OF SNOW TO THE WHITENESS OF SWANS

Gut Baudelaire was the poet of sex; and as such, a literary inspiration for the Art Nouveau movement that would sweep through Europe in the late 19th century. 382 palabras más

Literature

Greg Jackson--"Poetry" (New Yorker, April 29, 2019)

SOUNDTRACK: TORO Y MOI-Tiny Desk Concert #845 (April 29, 2019).

I have been hearing about Toro Y Moi for quite some time and yet I never got a sense what he (they) were like.  1.205 palabras más

Short Story

Baudelaire/Musil (Books acquired, mid-April 2019)

Contra Mundum has two new ones in translation.

Robert Musil’s Unions, translated by Genese Grill, comprises two early stories, “The Completion of Love” and “The Temptation of Quiet Veronica.” From Contra Mundum’s blurb. 256 palabras más

Books

Charles Baudelaire, on his birthday April 9

“Only
poets are innocent enough to invent such monstrosities,” everything seems
possible!” –Charles Baudelaire

A visionary aesthetics and poetry of
beauty, fragile and exquisite, crafted with delicacy and imagination, a… 309 palabras más

ON THIS DAY: April 9, 2019

April 9th is

Appomattox Day *

Jenkin’s Ear Day *

Winston Churchill Day *

Chinese Almond Cookie Day

Cherish an Antique Day

Chicken Little Awareness Day… 3.194 palabras más

History

Alain Badiou | Philosophy for Militants

Philosophy for Militants: PDF

An urgent and provocative account of the modern ‘militant’, a transformative figure at the front line of emancipatory politics. Around the world, recent events have seen the creation of a radical phalanx comprising students, the young, workers and immigrants. 3.855 palabras más

Philosophy & Politics