[Humanist] 24.106 vending machine to experimental device

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Sun Jun 13 09:18:51 CEST 2010


                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 24, No. 106.
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        Date: Sat, 12 Jun 2010 08:22:48 -0400
        From: James Rovira <jamesrovira at gmail.com>
        Subject: Re: [Humanist] 24.102 vending machine to experimental device
        In-Reply-To: <20100612062546.A90B0616A1 at woodward.joyent.us>


Sounds like an option available to any artist in any media... 

James Rovira
Assistant Professor of English
Tiffin University
Blake and Kierkegaard: Creation and Anxiety
http://www.continuumbooks.com
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> 
>> I had replaced one method of knowing -- observation, through painting
>> -- by another -- experimentation -- which, as I saw it, freed my
>> thinking from the tacit operation of preferences acquired through
>> familiarity with the history of painting.... Ultimately, I abdicated
>> from the responsibility of conveying the known by providing the
>> viewer with an experimental method of knowing. (p. 303)
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