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September 06, 2002

If I Were an Editor 3

Friedrich --

If I were an editor, I'd run lots of pieces about the impact of evolutionary biology (and evo-psych) on thinking about the arts. I'd do more than that; I'd go out of my way to use the evo-bio crowd as standard sources for quotes and thoughts about the arts. It's where the best, or at least most useful, new thinking about the arts is coming from.

Structuralism? Deconstruction? Postmodernism? They're, like, so five minutes ago. And thank god for that.

Best,

Michael

posted by Michael at September 6, 2002




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