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"The notion that the public accepts or rejects anything in modern art is merely romantic fiction..."

“The notion that the public accepts or rejects anything in modern art is merely romantic fiction. The game is completed and the trophies distributed long before the public knows what has happened.” 11 more words

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The two types of men

The exact quote is something like “There are two types of men in this world; those whose suit jacket sleeves button and unbutton, and those whose do not… 210 more words

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Acid Tracks

I’m currently reading an American classic.

Well, that’s according to the quote from Newsweek prominently displayed on the cover. (“An American classic – Newsweek.” ) 1,263 more words

Beat Generation

Nuevo Periodismo

Tom Wolfe habla en su obra Nuevo Periodismo sobre los periodistas del “pisotón”. Aquellos que si pudieran, provocarían las noticias para ser los primeros en cubrirla. 144 more words

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Tom Wolfe on the Birth of the 'New Journalism'

In 1973, Tom Wolfe published The New Journalism; the seminal book was part manifesto for a new style of nonfiction writing and part anthology of its early greatest hits. 265 more words

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