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Re: [BKARTS] Telling of the Book Arts World



I don't think so. Read Chapter III of Frantz Fanon's "The Wretched of 
the Earth," in which he points out that the conqueror doesn't give an 
Iraq's ass about how "cultured" the conquered are.

> Then it is practically
> the duty of the judging culture to conquer them and bring
> civilisation/art/democracy to the savages.  Having a viable and 
beautiful
> artistic tradition is one way of refuting that sort of lie.

Paul T Werner, New York
http://theorangepress.com

"Museum Inc.: Inside the Global Art World" University of 
Chicago/Prickly Paradigm Press

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