Posts Tagged 'contemporary aesthetics'

The Palimpsest and the Cannibal

The Palimpsest and the Cannibal

In his recent study The Signature of All Things, the Italian philosopher Giorgio Agamben suggests that the present can be discovered on the shores of remembrance and recovered at the frontiers of

Introduction to metamodernism

Introduction to metamodernism

The postmodern years of plenty, pastiche and parataxis are over. In fact, if we are to believe the many academics, critics and pundits whose books and essays describe the decline and demise