Monthly Archives: April 2012

Arendt in Forest: The Seed Already is the Tree

Hannah Arendt, The Human Condition, 1958, in forest. Representative passage: The channeling of natural forces into the human world has shattered the very purposefulness of the world, the fact that objects are the ends for which tools and implements are … Continue reading

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DO NOT SCREEN Update

Some very nice words about the DO NOT SCREEN / Tribeca Film Festival by Scott Macaulay at Filmmaker, here.

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Wild Palms

Next year, May 2013, will mark the twentieth anniversary of the 5-part television mini-series Wild Palms, which was conceived by Bruce Wagner and which ran on ABC. The show was made possible and overshadowed by David Lynch’s Twin Peaks (which … Continue reading

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IQ BLACK HOLE 84

Haruki Murakami’s IQ84 dust jacket on Charles Burns’s graphic novel Black Hole.

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How to Stay Humble

Staying humble, for me, is always just a click away: the Amazon page where my book A Cultural Dictionary of Punk is for sale for 24.99. It’s not just any old copy, however: it’s an inscribed copy I gave to … Continue reading

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The Fury

10/40/70 of The Fury at Press Play.

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Gender Trouble in the Forest, with Sparks

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