It’s the same old song: Neo-colonial initiates being invited to laugh at (not empathize with) another culture’s poetic ways of doing things, while seeking to institute and build-up cammoflauged impositions we’re not allowed to truly think through. This time around, “literacy” and the alleged categorical badness of “superstition”.
Archive for February 2009
The art used here to illustrate this may be viewed in as broad a way as possible. For this sample, we may imagine an intuitive teenager (whom has not yet fully been able to articulate critical consciousness, yet would very much LIKE to say/think what this indigenous spirit is thinking!). Any teenager (and likely many […]