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Review of Contemporary Fiction, The

The Primary Colors. (book reviews)

The Primary Colors. (book reviews) Moore, Steven Thirty years ago in an Algerian oasis, I saw a young woman cocooned in white turn to a man who was walking behind her and – with kohl-lined eyes and the red-hot ciphers of her hennaed hands and feet – reveal her sexual soul, its famishment and capacity. […]

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Review of Contemporary Fiction, The

The Art of Thought: David Antin, Improvisation, Asia

The Art of Thought: David Antin, Improvisation, Asia George Leonard Considering David Antin’s improvisations, his talk poems, will lead to insights not only about Antin, but about improvisation itself. Comparing Antin’s aesthetics with certain Asian artworld practices, we glimpse a central difference between the historic aesthetic values of the Western and East Asian high artworlds.(1) […]