Aug 31, 2012 @ 12:01:00 am
A scene from the Republican National Convention
To commemorate the one year anniversary of the OWS movement on September 17, pick up the new issue of Tidal: Occupy Theory, Occupy Strategy with essays by Jeremy Brecher, Gayatri Spivak, and David Graeber. The issue is available to download here, and fifteen thousand hard copies of the magazine will be distributed free of charge throughout New York City schools, bookstores, and streets over the coming months.
Sam Sacks’s has written a short essay called “Against Acknowledgments” at the New Yorker’s Page Turner blog. Are acknowledgments “faux-modest self-promotion”? Scroll to the end of the essay to find a lively debate.
“Paul Valéry once told André Breton that he couldn’t be a novelist because he refused to write, ‘The Marquise went out at five o’clock.’” At The Millions, Christopher Beha considers the importance
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