The constructivist movement started developing around 1917-20 in soviet Russia. Its founder was Vladimir Evgrafovich Tatlin who was a Russian painter and architect. The movement was a part of Russian Avant Grade which flourished in Russian between 1890 and 1930. 81 more words
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The ugly fact is books are made out of books. The novel depends for its life on the novels that have been written.
–Cormac McCarthy, interview in1,844 more words
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In the opening minutes of his lecture on postmodernism and religion, James K. A. Smith makes an unsurprising but probably overlooked observation, that though our philosophy is postmodern, the postmodernity of society is actually deeply rooted in modernity. 230 more words