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Books, burning

“Every burned book or house enlightens the world; every suppressed or expunged word reverberates through the earth from side to side.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson, “Compensation” 544 more words

Poetry

Imaginative Limits

My brain is in a weird place this morning. I woke up in the middle of a vivid dream and I haven’t quite managed to get my head on straight since; also, it’s a new month. 924 more words

Musings

A Review of Ray Bradbury's "Fahrenheit 451"

 

“I am madness maddened when it comes to books, writers, and the great granary silos where their wits are stored.” – Ray Bradbury

This quote was obviously written by the late great Mr. 488 more words

The Re-Reading Project: Fahrenheit 451

It was a pleasure to burn.

It was a special pleasure to see things eaten, to see things blackened and changed. With the brass nozzle in his fists, with this great python spitting its venomous kerosene upon the world, the blood pounded in his head, and his hands were the hands of some amazing conductor playing all the symphonies of blazing and burning to bring down the tatters and charcoal ruins of history.

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Pop Culture

Is It Plausible to View All Artworks as Physical Objects?

In the course of this paper, I will try to present my opinions about the physical being of artworks by using examples from the movies and exhibitions. 1,401 more words

Writings

PUNCTUATE.

My latest Processing project!
I’m really excited to show everyone because I feel like I have made the presentation of it a lot better than my last video. 398 more words

Art

Have we reached a crisis-point for critical thinking?

By Chris Phoenix Clarke

In an age where we are bombarded with information from every angle, is it any wonder that a generation of people are becoming unable to tell the difference between what is the truth and what isn’t? 1,590 more words

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