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A (BENJAMINESQUE) PHOTO-ASSEMBLAGE/CONSTELLATION OF SPECTRALPSYCHOGEOGRAPHY. MY OWN PARISIAN ARCADE, AND A REMEMBERANCE OF WILLIAM BARRINGTON-COUPE. BY STEVEN BENSON.

“{He} salvages from the oblivion of forgetting as invaluable collectors’ items”(Chisholm, “Queer Constellations”. p.166, 2005,on Edmund White’s “the Flaneur”)

Tutankhamen syndrome? Shoring up fragments of the past against my/their ruin? 272 more words

Alterity

The life of matter: concepts of impersonal agency in the pokéverse

After a week-long hiatus in which I tried and failed to catch up on some reading, we’re back with a little bit more about how the show is addressing the idea of difference. 1,125 more words

Pokemon

Welcome to my blog!

What is this blog about? 

This blog will connect readers with resources that promote community development, economic stability, and well-being.

Why am I blogging?

As an engaged scholar and economic geographer, I have spent many years exploring alternative definitions of “development”. 269 more words

Voice of the apokélypse--communication and alterity in episode 19 and beyond

A single, belated update this week. I’ve got my ongoing Ph.D. reading (did you know Leonard Cohen a) is Canadian and b) pre-music career, wrote a novel in which there is depressing sex on nearly every page?) and I’m also prepping a paper for submission to a journal, so things are busy. 1,952 more words

Pokemon

On our treatment of the apparently homeless

If you walk down the urban core of most cities you are bound to encounter someone who appears as homeless. Furthermore, when we talk about the plight of these people there are few people who can be found who do not see the situation of the apparently homeless as a problem that needs to be addressed. 986 more words

Philosophy

Literacy Was Shameful in Ancient Thrace: Aelian Varia Historia, 8.6

“People say that none of the ancient Thracians knew how to read. In fact, the barbarians who live in Europe all believe that reading is the most shameful thing. 62 more words

Greek

New Link and #DDOR

For those in Colorado that love to follow heavy metal rock genre and news surrounding it, The Weedily Deedily is all about that. Written weekly by… 236 more words

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