Warning: This Post Will Make You Think About Death

I’ll be doing this one David Shields style, with selected quotes. (Shields, by the way, is the author of The Thing About Life Is That One Day You’ll Be Dead) Franz Kafka: The meaning of life is that it stops.   From Exorcist III: Legion: Kinderman: The whole world isa homicide victim, Father.Would a God who is… Continue reading Warning: This Post Will Make You Think About Death

How Far Is Too Far For An Artist?

Charles Krafft’s response to the charge that he’s a Holocaust denier raises the question of how audiences respond to artists they once admired once their opinions go round the twist. This can be tricky. Artists inspire a devotion in their fans that can rival, and in some cases surpass (or at least outlast), friendships and… Continue reading How Far Is Too Far For An Artist?