10 March 2018


If there is something comforting—religious, if you want—about paranoia, there is still also anti-paranoia, where nothing is connected to anything, a condition not many of us can bear for long. ~Thomas Pynchon

06 March 2018


In 1968, avant-garde artist Marcel Duchamp and composer John Cage exhibited Reunion, a chess performance that took place in Toronto. Whenever Duchamp or Cage moved a piece, it generated a musical note until the game was transformed into a symphony.

28 February 2018

la maladie sans métaphysique

Ruwen Ogien - Mes mille et une nuits Fritz Zorn - Mars Alexandre Soljenitsyne - Le Pavillon des cancéreux

27 February 2018

24 February 2018


Physical pain does not simply resist language but actively destroys it, bringing about an immediate reversion to a state anterior to language, to the sounds and cries a human being makes before language is learned.