Preemptive nostalgia

sponsored

Gerard responds to Judith



Judith, as usual, you have a thoughtful answer to whatever I’ve baked my noodle on at any given moment.

I think I’m drawn to the notion of “preemptive nostalgia” as it includes some of the snobbery that I hear in any statement [about] the good old days…and what better fantasy can there be than to go back in time and make the world into a better place than it is now? So much easier than working toward a better future. …

Gerard Brown

Tags

features & interviews, reviews

sponsored
sponsored

Hello!

Sign up to receive Artblog’s weekly updates and monthly Our Picks sent directly to your inbox.

Subscribe Today!

Send this to a friend