A bit of a warning. I intend to have some fun with this post.
So, this will likely be the last post to deal exclusively with… 1,729 more words
-Money gives significance to anything.
-Yes. People believe that, don’t they. People believe that.
from the Recognitions by William Gaddis
This week, I want to spend a little bit of time thinking about Otto’s “forgery” as the Central American imperialist.
Before I continue, however, I have to pause to comment on this image — which I found on a men’s clothing and advice web page. 1,252 more words
The Recognitions is, in the first instance, a massive undertaking—and this monolithic expanse serves the author’s aesthetic and artistic vision well. However, writing on The Recognitions during reading—instead of after—places the writer in a position of precarity. 840 more words