Monthly Archives: June 2007

American Impressions: An Arcadian Vision, Paintings from the Akron Art Museum; essay by Kathryn A. Wat

http://www.tfaoi.com/aa/4aa/4aa389.htm American Impressions: An Arcadian Vision, Paintings from the Akron Art Museum Born in Owosso, Michigan, Frieseke studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and the Acad√¬©mie Julian in Paris. Frieseke and his family resided for fourteen years in Giverny, … Continue reading

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If Charlie Parker Was a Gunslinger,Thered Be a Whole Lot of Dead Copycats

http://tsutpen.blogspot.com/ “I get drunk, I get mad, I get thrown from horses, I get all sorts of things. But I don’t get edited. I’d rather see my wife get fucked by the stableboy.” — William Faulkner Constantly risking absurdity and … Continue reading

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http://www.isaf.com.ar/Autores/Brant/Imagenes/pages/1943%20Picture%20post_jpg.htm Miss Charlotte Brown, Librarian, Goes Mad Today, I have decided to read every poem ever written in the short history of our civilization. I know it is a selfish thing to read. Every poem ever written has its good … Continue reading

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http://www.isaf.com.ar/Autores/Stern/Imagenes/pages/1951%20Amor%20sin%20ilusion_jpg.htm Turtle Now I see it– it nudges with its bulldog head the slippery stems of the lilies, making them tremble; and now it noses along in the wake of the little brown teal who is leading her soft children … Continue reading

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Buster Serenade

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nOTWN8apuA8 Please click above or below the pic of Buster Keaton. Song of Perfect Propriety Oh, I should like to ride the seas, A roaring buccaneer; A cutlass banging at my knees, A dirk behind my ear. And when my … Continue reading

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http://www.isaf.com.ar/Autores/Cunningham/imagenes/images/Callas_jpg.jpg The Philosopher’s Drinking Song Immanuel Kant was a real pissant who was very rarely stable. Heidegger, Heidegger was a boozy beggar who could think you under the table. David Hume could out consume Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, And Wittgenstein was … Continue reading

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http://www.isaf.com.ar/Autores/Bresson/Imagenes/pages/1944,%20Henri%20Matisse%20_jpg.htm Poem to be read at 3 a.m. Excepting the diner On the outskirts. The town of Ladora At 3 a.m. Was dark but For my headlights And up in One second-story room A single light Where someone Was sick … Continue reading

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