insolite (insolite) wrote,

Of course, no matter how keenly, how admirably, a story, a piece of music, a picture is discussed and analyzed, there will be minds that remain blank and spines that remain unkindled.

-- Nabokov, Lecture on "The Metamorphosis"
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    It's whatever you say it is.

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    There can be no identity, only structural similarity.

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    Althusser said that the greatest event of history to date was the encounter of the working class with Marx’s theory of capital. Althusser, of course,…

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