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If we can now grow a hamburger in a test tube, as the New York Times reported on Tuesday, we will still be able to get to the meat of the matter?
“I have heard people eat most heartily of another man’s meat, that is, what they do not pay for.”
—William Wycherley, The Country Wife
“The method must be purest meat
. and no symbolic dressing,
actual visions & actual prisons”
. as seen then and now.
—Allen Ginsberg, “On Burrough’s Work”
“Old friendships are like meats served up repeatedly, cold, comfortless, and distasteful. The stomach turns against them.”
OH EASE OH BODY STRAIN OH LOVE OH EASE ME NOT!
be real, show organs, show blood, OH let me
be as a flower. Let ugliness arise without care
grow side by side with beauty. Oh twist
be real to me. Fly smoke! Meat-real, as nerves
Ion, FLAME, Muscle, not banners but bulks as
we are all “deer”
and move as beasts. Stalking in our forest
as these are speech words!
—Michael McClure, from “Dark Brown”
“It would be a sad situation if the wrapper were better than the meat wrapped inside it.”
—Albert Einstein, referring to clothing.
“Anger’s my meat; I sup upon myself,
And so shall starve with feeding.”
—William Shakespeare, Coriolanus
“I’m a meathead. I can’t help it, man. You’ve got smart people and you’ve got dumb people.”
“When the old men do the fighting
And the young men all look on
And the young girls eat their mothers meat
From tubes of plasticon
Be wary of these my gentle friends
Of all the skins you breed
They have a tasty habit
They eat the hands that bleed”
—Mick Jagger, from “Memo from Turner”
“The only meat I eat is from animals I’ve killed myself.”
To showcase this work exactly 500 years after Magellan’s conquest of the Philippines in a space that, 134 years ago, was a “human zoo” of Indigenous people from the Philippines, is certainly poignant.
Since 2014, Alison has been visually dissecting Monique Wittig’s novel The Lesbian Body, which theorizes the split subjectivity women experience in language, an inherently patriarchal structure.
This exhibition in Great Falls, Montana addresses the concept of intention in contemporary fiber art and its complex relationship with the history of women’s art as craft.
N.I.H., short for No Humans Involved, was an acronym used by the LAPD to refer to “young Black males who belong to the jobless category of the inner-city ghettos.”
Cha, who was murdered at 31 years old, explored the nuances of forced migration and language.
Explore new avenues in artistic practice and scholarship amongst a diverse cohort of peers while gaining leadership skills both academically and professionally.
Taping a banana wasn’t enough, so the art world had to do something even more stupid with food.
Stoner jokes, unexpected pop culture references, and an unlikely love story jangle against each other like charms on a bracelet.
In this exhibition, curated by Patrick Flores and presented by Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Paiwan artist Sakuliu reflects on interspecies co-sharing and coexistence.
The plans for Munger Hall may just be the most ruthlessly efficient way to house 4500 students.
The Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara (MHA) Nation says tribal leaders were not consulted regarding the relocation of the statue.
The autumn holiday of Sukkot continues to offer solace and community for new generations.