Archive for December 17th, 2002

One must admire AC Douglas for trying to define art at all, even if the attempt is less than satisfactory: Which brings me to my primary — and at the same time, ultimate — criterion for judging whether a work is genuine art or not, whatever its medium: The Jabberwocky Test. If a work fails […]

Aaron Haspel | Posted December 17, 2002 @ 8:33 PM | General

Henceforth, From the Mind Henceforth, from the mind, For your whole joy, must spring Such joy as you may find In any earthly thing, And every time and place Will take your thought for grace. Henceforth, from the tongue, From shallow speech alone, Comes joy you thought, when young, Would wring you to the bone, […]

Aaron Haspel | Posted December 17, 2002 @ 2:18 PM | General