Why do I want to be a journalist? Why does an artist make art? Why does a singer sing? There’s something in me as a writer….
Living Labor: Marxism and Performance Studies
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks. —Karl Marx, Capital, Vol. 1
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Joshua Bennett - 16 Bars for Kendrick Lamar (by The Strivers Row)
Pretty cool to see @sirjoshbennett’s poem on Newsweek’s Tumblr #poetrymonth
Australian cast of The Lion King sings on a plane. Because actors are nerds no matter where they are.
I love that when I call you on the long drab days practicality
keeps one of us away from the other that I am calling
a person so beautiful to me that she has seen my awkwardness
on the actual sidewalk but she still answers anyway.
— Timothy Donnelly, “The New Intelligence”
- On Iggy Azalea, The New Classic and all those white tears
Iggy Azalea stans were all up in my Twitter feed yesterday, pissed over the 4/10 review...
- RIP José Esteban Muñoz
"Queerness is not yet here. Queerness is an ideality. Put another way, we are not yet queer. We may never touch queerness,...
- Send Nia to Journalism Camp!
My left hand will live longer than my right. The rivers”
of my palms tell me so.
Never argue with rivers. Never expect your lives to finish