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Postmodernism is dead

Postmodernism is dead

14/12/2015

Postmodernism aimed further than merely calling for a re-evaluation of power structures: it said that we are all in our very selves nothing more than the breathing aggregate of those structures.

Salas dzejoļi

Salas dzejoļi

19/10/2015

Gaļas grillējas spēcīgā vējā, tām pārlietas mērces,
dūmi kāpj augšup pār tikko staigātiem ceļiem un aizlokās gājējam līdzi.

Spēlēt/nespēlēt

Spēlēt/nespēlēt

30/09/2015

Bākules-Veiras dzejas rotaļām nav auglīgi tuvoties, bruņotam tikai ar vispārīgiem, tipiskiem priekšstatiem par dzejas uzbūvi un jēgu, pirms tam noteikti ir vērts iepazīt (vai vismaz zināt) šo to no dadaistu un sirreālistu darbiem un uzskatiem – šeit gribas saskatīt vistuvāko radniecību.

Animals & other poems

Animals & other poems

25/09/2015

The plumy way in which his dipper lip blooms up the word ‘wonderful’ wins her over: she buries a white nose beneath his ear.

The Aura of Modernism

The Aura of Modernism

12/05/2015

The Modernist „masterpiece” – that term of opprobrium – seems to be reasserting its auratic claims upon us, even as Internet discourse, held, in some quarters, to be responsible for the loss of literary „quality,” is ironically reinforcing its presence.

Finnegans Wake: An Illustrated Panorama

Finnegans Wake: An Illustrated Panorama

16/03/2015

I wanted to illustrate something impossible, so I chose “Finnegans Wake”. It would be silly for me to draw in a few panels a work that took James Joyce seventeen years to complete. So I cheated.