“Kitsch pretends to demand nothing of its costumers except their money” – Clement Greenberg
“Kitsch is the translation of received ideas into the language of beauty and feeling” – Milan Kundera… 460 more words
the transfer or delegation of power to a lower level, esp. by central government tolocal or regional administration.
• formal descent or degeneration to a lower or worse state: the devolution of the gentlemanly ideal into a glorification of drunkenness… 358 more words