Friday, May 08, 2015

The Real and its Representations

The mask of the actor makes no sound, but amplifies the motivation of character behind it.

Personal aesthetic experience is not cultural immersion, but individual attitude of mind and perceptivity.

Whether the former dominates the latter, or vice-versa, depends upon cultural vigor and integrity. It is the strong culture that listens, and hears the individual; the weak one simply generates noise.