Day: November 11, 2019

MSIA 3 Retrospective Modernism

Retrospective Modernism​ The Third Annual International Conference of the Modernist Studies in Asia Network (MSIA) 14-16 May 2020 | Fudan University, Shanghai Keynote Speakers: Rebecca Walkowitz (Rutgers) | Simon During (Melbourne) | Matthew Hart (Columbia) Modernism is often characterized by an acute sense of a break between the past and the present. “We are sharply…

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luimnigh: crime-she-typed: Shocking [id: A tweet by @argumentwinner, it reads: “remember when there used to be all these articles about how people in europe live longer than americans because they drink red wine and eat more olive oil or bullshit like that? turns out it was universal healthcare the whole time”. end id.]

hungerorsuperabundance: “It is often tragic to see how blatantly a man bungles his own life and the lives of others yet remains totally incapable of seeing how much the whole tragedy originates in himself, and how he continually feeds it and keeps it going. Not consciously, of course—for consciously he is engaged in bewailing and…

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