I’m going to Tulane and I will read this old book by Sara Castro-Klarén. Everyone was interested in the Latin American subject back then, and Borges is much better at thinking about these things than people give him credit for. I will find out what I was thinking, what I might have thought. I would … More Escritura, sujeto y transgresión
I. La “raza latina”, según se formula y elabora en el Atlántico hispano y también en el europeo del XIX: challenges northern European racial discourse, opposes British, French, and US imperialism. El nuevo discurso racial biológico nor europeo que se desarrolla desde la Ilustración (J. F. Blumenbach e Immanuel Kant), se consolida en la década … More Gabilondo — introducción
My Chinese horoscope describes me in an unattractive manner but also gives me a good year. You should perhaps check yours out. Also, I am Winter in the Forest and I want to find a reference to this. Axé.
I realized I needed a log again. For work, mostly research/writing, but also some other things I want or need to get done. So I can work well. I want to get things written AND remain healthy and in control of the rest of life, and gain muscle mass–and see film, concerts, and things like … More Logging Aquarius 2023
Trenque Lauquen. Will it be good as a series for class?What do we see when we look up at the sky?Iron Man, the one about Poland.Jónatham’s. Axé.
It’s so easy to make a wry remark that can be misunderstood. But look, be aware of this if you have PhD students in languages. Yes, the job market is so tough that some weird comment by some committee member can get the committee to turn toward one of the many other excellent candidates. And … More PSA
Reading whole house, not Placidus. Sun / Mercury 8H in Capricorn: likes depth and extremes and doesn’t do surface level very well. Not afraid to explore the taboo. Very practical way of speaking and likely good with business and money. Ascendant in Gemini: comes across as talkative and intelligent, especially that your ascendant is at … More Horoscope 2023
I want/need this book but of course I cannot afford it. Well I mean, I could buy it, I spent $100 on clothes and I could have bought this instead. But $110 for a book is a lot. It is $40 to have it electronically, without page numbers. I will ILL it although I really … More Poetics of Race
This is my ACLA seminar. I should start working on it by reading the Shohat and Stam book. Axé.
Friday or Saturday: Livraria Megafuna (ed. Copan) Any afternoon or night: Cineclubes. There are also Belas Artes and Reserva Cultural but I am not that attracted by their programming. I wish for Cine Bijou and Teatro Oficina. Oficinas culturais. There is a lot of theatre and other cool stuff. Livraria Tapera Tapera Pinacoteca and note, … More Programação São Paulo
1) “Es el explicador quien necesita del incapaz y no a la inversa”. 2) El principio de la explicación “es el principio del embrutecimiento.” 3) El saber no se “transmite”… es como la libertad… nadie se la da a uno; uno se la tiene que apropiar y al tomársela hacerla nueva; producir la libertad en … More Jacques Rancière