Sonntag, Januar 24, 2021

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William S Burroughs and the Cult of Rock’n’Roll by Casey Rae review – countercultural hero

Source: The Guardian, 21 Nov 2020 From Bowie to Cobain, heavy metal to Blade Runner – how the...

Au temps des cathédrales : l’époque gothique | ARTE

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A new book on American punk paints the movement as the last gasp of left-wing cultural resistance in the 1980s

Source: Jacobin BYALEXANDER BILLET Review of We’re Not Here to Entertain: Punk...

The Subjective Turn

For Hegel, human nature strives through history to unchain itself from tradition. But is such inner freedom worth the cost?

The Working-Class Cinematic Legacy of Film Noir

Source: Jacobin, Oct 2020 BY LEONARD PIERCE In the stiflingly reactionary cultural atmosphere of postwar America,...

Pandora’s Jar by Natalie Haynes review – rescuing women in Greek myths

Source: The Guardian, 8 Oct 2020 Helen of Troy, Aphrodite, Medea ... putting women centre stage in an enjoyable,...

How Caravaggio Destroyed (and Saved) Painting

Source: Vulture September 28, 2020 Three revolutionary works still speak to us of doubt, inspiration, and grace.

Bats: Out of Hell?

It took an Irish Gothic novelist to tie up centuries of demonic mythology surrounding this leathery, nocturnal mammal.  Source:...

Happy 185th wedding anniversary to Edgar Allan Poe and Virginia Clemm.

Source: Lit Hub, September 22, 2020 By Dan Sheehan

The David Lynch Retrospective: A Two Hour Video Essay on Lynch’s Complete Filmography, from Eraserhead to Inland Empire

Source: Open Culture, October 12th, 2020 https://youtu.be/Z8LcuNGWqy0 If you were to watch David Lynch’s...

A Certain Ratio on Ian Curtis, Martin Hannett, Grace Jones and a new album

‘People in raincoats with short hair were going ‘what the f***’s this?’ ’ Factory legends A Certain...

How Shoegaze Became Shoegaze

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EMPFOHLEN

How Ronnie James Dio saved Black Sabbath

Source: Louder By Paul Elliott | 2020 Feb 18 Black Sabbath might have lost Ozzy, but they recruited Dio and make one of the greatest heavy metal...

Literary movements and periods

Edgar Allan Poe

Nostalgia reimagined

Joy Division — Streaming

MUSIK

William S Burroughs and the Cult of Rock’n’Roll by Casey Rae...

Source: The Guardian, 21 Nov 2020 From Bowie to Cobain, heavy metal to Blade Runner – how the...

A new book on American punk paints the movement as the...

Source: Jacobin BYALEXANDER BILLET Review of We’re Not Here to Entertain: Punk...

A Certain Ratio on Ian Curtis, Martin Hannett, Grace Jones and...

‘People in raincoats with short hair were going ‘what the f***’s this?’ ’ Factory legends A Certain...

How Shoegaze Became Shoegaze

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7XFB4gl1Iok

When Punk & Reggae Fans Launched the “Rock Against Racism”

Source: Open Culture, June 17th, 2020 The UK of...

The Sisters and The Cult

Source: SistersFan August 11, 2020 Looking at links between the two biggest bands to come out of West Yorkshire...

LITERATUR

Bats: Out of Hell?

It took an Irish Gothic novelist to tie up centuries of demonic mythology surrounding this leathery, nocturnal mammal.  Source:...

SOZIALWISSENSCHAFTEN

The tea-rific history of Victorian afternoon tea

Source: British Museum's blog In celebration of Afternoon Tea week, food historian Tasha Marks explores the history of the...

On the Revisionist Histories at the Heart of Fascism and Populism

Source: Lit Hub May 21, 2020 From Perón to Trump, the Political Art of Spinning Lies Into Myth

Mummies, sarcophagus & coffins at Cairo’s Egyptian museum! Pyramids of Giza...

Mummies, sarcophagus & coffins at Cairo’s Egyptian museum! Pyramids of Giza laser light show, Nile dinner cruise. Posted by La Carmina on January 28, 2020 Call me...

Solitude and Self-Realization: Why You Should Spend More Time Alone

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hhOvBBL6lfE&feature=em-uploademail

How Goth Became Goth

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3GbgQBjBfPA&feature=emb_title

An Animated Introduction to Medieval Taverns: Learn the History of These...

Source: Open Culture https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zpUyJx2RurE When I think of the medieval tavern, I see grim footage from Bergman’s The Seventh Seal and grimy drinking scenes from Game of Thrones and Lord of the...