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‘Postmodernism’ has jumped the shark: We are now post-postmodern

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Google Books NGram Postmodern Modernism Modernity

‘still frantically concerned…to keep thought separate from the exigencies of the flesh’

quotation by Steven Shaviro from tiredshoes.tumblr.com

from tiredshoes.tumblr.com

Compare what Shaviro says with the information on Pietro Torrigiani’s marble bust “Christ the Savior.” Consider physicality and materiality, and wonder about the default modes of anti-materiality and anti-physicality within Western culture and sub-cultures.