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[NB] Myth and structuralism

I often lament the rapid transition between structuralism and post-structuralism, between modernity and postmodernity. While there are many figures grouped under the latter’s banner that are vital and important, in most cases it seems like the sort of rapid transition that hides more than it reveals. 970 more words


The Tristes Tropiques Guide to Summer Vacation

Looking to travel this Summer? 9 out of 10 conquistadors will tell you that good preparation, a positive attitude and a heaping supply of Vitamin C will make all the difference between a great trip and a sombre, ash-coloured flotilla of disease. 952 more words