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Diana: weeping at the grove in alba

Great Diana. It is the cult of Diana, the mother goddess. Great Diana of the Ephesians. The ruins of her ancient capital yielded the finest statue of what is called “the mother goddess of Asia.” She looks into space with … Continue reading

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Fiction of celebrity: somewhere drunk with passion

Dancing with the stars. Celebrity. What price? ……..Celebrity is not the same as being celebrated , but celebrity is often a precondition of being famous.The  concept of celebrity as study in itself, as in being a celebrity,is a modern invention, … Continue reading

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king of the wood: return to the grove at nemi

In James Frazer’s The Golden Bough, one is caught up in the drama of a dark and sleeping earth warmed into renewed life by the reviving sun, which also seems in the end to symbolize, for author and reader of … Continue reading

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rites behind rites: the dark gods

What are the rites behind the rites. When we observe Easter or celebrate May Day, we are actually walking in the ghostly footsteps of men who worshiped plants and murdered kings. James Frazer’s The Golden Bough was a primeval source … Continue reading

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Clouds of celebrity:A fiction somewhere drunk with passion

Dancing with the stars. Celebrity. What price? ……..Celebrity is not the same as being celebrated , but celebrity is often a precondition of being famous.The  concept of celebrity as study in itself, as in being a celebrity,is a modern invention, … Continue reading

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WHITER SHADES OF PALE

“Ya know, ya know I was wondering if. If you could keep on because…the force, it’s got a lot of power. It makes me feel like…..it makes me feel like…..WOOO! [1st Verse] Lovely Is The Feelin’ Now Fever, Temperatures Risin’ … Continue reading

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YOUNG MOZART AND FATHER KNOWS BEST

The ecstatic principle of life itself . At least this is how Soren Kierkegaard saw Mozart. ” I am in love  with Mozart like a young girl, Kierkegaard confessed in ”Either/Or”. ”Immortal Mozart I owe you everything; it is thanks … Continue reading

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Manufacturing Innocence

” Rockwell is not culturally or artistically naive. Above all, he does not portray a bland style of American innocence. Rather he is a canny diagnostician of innocence, which he exposes as a fiction based on various forms of denial … Continue reading

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Dance Like An Egyptian

Its something that could have come back with Indiana Jones. The bust resembling Michael Jackson at the Chicago Field Museum has opened suggestions about Jackson’s karma due to the spitting image between the somewhat androgynous though generally acknowledged female egyptian … Continue reading

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The Art of Silence

Wordless poetry. The art of mime is the poetry of silence. The mimodrama is the narrative that the silence speaks, unfolding through the mime artist as a channel or medium to reflect, a mood, a character, a story expressed through … Continue reading

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