What do Jack Kerouac, Stuart Davis, Richard Wright, and the latest movie "Moonlight" all have in common?
In typical American holiday fashion, the past week was a marathon of media ingestion: a movie (Moonlight), a National Gallery art show (Stuart Davis In Full Swing… 2,039 more words
I’ve had an affinity with the arts ever since I learned to hold Crayolas, I designed my own comics to entertain myself as a child, I wrote poor naive poems in primary school and shockingly bad stories in secondary school (hopefully I’ve moved on since then!), I’ve always read, I studied art & design and photography in college, I qualified as a graphic designer and later studied philosophy, and made many attempts at playing a wide range of musical instruments (attempt being the operative word), and now, after twenty-odd years in a technical, very non-cultural career, I’m back at university studying for a degree in Creative Writing and English Literature. 474 more words