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I shall speak of ... how melancholy and utopia preclude one another. How they fertilize one another.... Of the revulsion that foll ...
The radiance of which he speaks is the scholastic quidditas, the whatness of a thing. This supreme quality is felt by the artist w ...
The stage is three-dimensional, the movie multi-dimensional.... The stage play can create epic, for example, only by borrowing mov ...
Removed from its more restrictive sense, masturbation has become an expression for everything that has proved, for lack of human c ...
If work and leisure are soon to be subordinated to this one utopian principle--absolute busyness--then utopia and melancholy will ...
Melancholy has ceased to be an individual phenomenon, an exception. It has become the class privilege of the wage earner, a mass s ...
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