By Matthew Goulish
'A sequence of injuries has introduced you this book.
You might imagine of it now not as a e-book, yet as a library, an elevator, an novice functionality in a close-by theatre.
Open it to the desk of contents.
flip to the web page that sounds the main fascinating to you.
Read a sentence or two.
Repeat the process.
learn this booklet as an artistic act, and consider encouraged.'
39 Microlectures: In Proximity of Performance is a suite of miniature tales, parables, musings and thinkpieces at the nature of interpreting, writing, paintings, collaboration, functionality, lifestyles, dying, the universe and every little thing. it's a specific and relocating record for our occasions, choked with interest and sweetness, thoughtfulness and pain.
Matthew Goulish, founder member of functionality crew Goat Island, meditates on those and different diversified issues, proving, alongside the way in which, that the bounds among poetry and feedback, and among creativity and thought, are much much less mounted than they might look. The ebook is revelatory, solemn but from time to time hilarious, and certainly written to motivate - or even galvanize - creativity and inspiration
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What we call repetition presents a permeability of identities. The individual meets the collective. A repetition that touches its limit may constitute a learning. A repetition that surpasses its limit may produce a proliferation. Proliferations always threaten order. Proliferations we ﬁnd in the worlds of plants, insects, geology, the subatomic universe, the sea. But among the world of humans in the twentieth century, the exemplary limitlessness has been the capacity for cruelty, for destruction, for the proliferation of suffering.
8 9 Rarely has a work of critical thought successfully caused a change in the artwork it 40 addresses. If a critic sees a ﬁlm one day, and writes a review the next excoriating the 41111 these roads, if sincerely followed lead back to the discourse of complexity. 44 39 microlectures criticism weakness of the lead actor’s performance, that same critic could return to the theater on the third day, and, despite the conviction of his argument, encounter the actor’s performance unchanged. The same holds true for countless examples: condemned paintings, ridiculed concertos, buildings of reviled design, all survive, oblivious.
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson Dracula by Bram Stoker Frankenstein by Mary Shelley The back of the racing ticket – the different color inks, the clear passage of time between each entry, the world suggested by each title and the universe suggested by their juxtaposition – had become more fascinating to me than the books themselves. I suspected that in my whole life I would never read past the point at which I entered the book on the bookmark (and this has proved true).
39 microlectures : in proximity of performance by Matthew Goulish