There was always some kind of
approach to word, image, and music.
Just as in the case of the blank slate, you can't have learning without some kind of
It's very interesting how Elijah's movement was really very old-fashioned, respectful, very Southern, gracious toward women, chauvinistic, too, of course: taking care of your own property and standing up for what you are, and the way they dress, particularly the women; even taking something like the damned bow tie and making it into some kind of
We try to do for the average offender what a thinking, compassionate, middle-class parent or brother or son would do for someone in their family were they in trouble--that is, design some kind of
program that would hopefully prevent the person from committing any more crimes, but also that would try to deal with that person decently and humanely.
They do seem like material abstractions of the body: Watch his films; in them every object will seem some kind of
bodily extension, overt or sublimated--from the latent muscle of a football blocking sled's buttress to the implied sexuality of gas pumps and a Ford Mustang.
This was crucial to achieving Burton's goal of a mildly comical but deeply human Crane that could anchor the fantasy in some kind of
I do think that there should be some kind of
safety net, that we should not tolerate, in an affluent society, extreme levels of poverty or deprivation.
And having once made that distinction, the way is open for deep ecologists to speak of human beings as if they were some kind of
alien plague that has descended upon the innocent body of nature, forever despoiling it.
But I think it's a disservice to your students, and to the world in which you exist and hope to make some kind of
difference, to say, "Well, I can shut off all of these currents, because the work that I'm doing is so vastly important that I don't need to look at these kinds of new things that are happening.
DB: Were there other international artists of this period with whom you felt some kind of
She's just one of those people that exists on some kind of
plane that not many people can relate to because it's so specific.
It seems to combine a rigorous scientific approach with some kind of
I suppose this is part of some kind of
Islamic correctness, and I won't be party to it.
I've been typecast as some kind of
mindfucker or something.
I mean, it wasn't just some kind of
standard: this is what a black person looks like.