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Re: Cute but stupid



At 10:28 AM 3/23/97 -0700, you wrote:
>
>And there one encounters it perhaps most
>frequently in universities, in creative writing programs which value 'clear
>expression' and 'personal voice' over anything which embodies artistic
>exploration and experimentation.
>

I fail to understand this complaint....  Art is about as personal as one
can get.  And one cannot experiment until the boundary conditions are known.

(Or is 'modern art'  the old adage, 'when you know nothing, do *anything*,
you'll be less ignorant when you're done', brought to life?)


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