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THE FRENCH DISPATCH

Witty and fast-paced, Wes Anderson’s film triggers in us a compulsion to move on.The flux of our thoughts tries to keep up.Spatial and temporal crossroads, artistic media border crossing.Inter-filmic or visual cues, such as the scooter flying across the sky, or the character climbing a tower.Moving images to stage the timeless dramas of human lives and their returning cycles.Journalistic stories ...

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Pour un Manifeste de la Distance

Le contexte pandémique qui régit notre existence depuis mars 2020 nous a amené à re-penser des notions clés de notre existence—en particulier dans notre rapport à l’autre. La technologie s’est avérée essentielle dans notre vie relationnelle, à la fois professionnelle et personnelle, et le virage post humaniste amorcé depuis ces dernières années s’est confirmé. Mais une régression a aussi caractérisé notre ...

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SOL-STICE/SUN-BITES

A collaborative writing projectStasisMarie LIENARD-YETERIANNaked and unafraidHere I stand, against time’s tristes and life’s strives,Naked and unafraid, in front of a wailing shore, hollering against rocks’ rifts,Out of shed, out of my skin; uncertainty found no groundings in me,How vulnerable can I truly be, if steeped in nature’s raging beauties?Waves hack, slash and crack in front of me— I don’t ...

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Earth Day 2021

A COLLECTIVE WRITING PROJECTSELECTED LEAVESLEAF 1: The Sunflower DanceI’ve been having these dreams lately, dreams of precious clarity. I am standing in a field of sunflowers and there is a river that runs through the middle, a river of crystal clear water. Even awake I can hear the sweet melody of the water rippling in the sun and against boulders. ...

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AUTOPSY OF AN ANNIVERSARY

A UCA writing projectLOCK’D DOWN‘I’m mask’d, and all by myself on Massena avenueAnd I’m lost.Night’s cloak does not cover th’ pain of those streets,And I’m lost—All is at a halt, and my heart quivers— where is everyone?’Je me souviens encore des rues vides vers six heures du matin, marchant vers mon ancien travail alimentaire l’année dernière. Tout était fermé, sauf ...

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Current Issues and Discussions (41)


SOL-STICE/SUN-BITES Earth Day 2021 WELCOMING 2021, BEHOLDING OUR FUTURE: A FEW OPENING PIECES [...]

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Articles

Food for Thought (16)


Pour un Manifeste de la Distance AUTOPSY OF AN ANNIVERSARY Tales of the Pandemic. [...]

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Lectures suivies

Books on Call (5)


LITERATURE AND READING IN THE TIME OF THE PANDEMIC/BOOKS AT HOME Bruno Latour et les racines de Macbeth Gilgamesh, la lecture comme voyage [...]

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Critiques

Screen Comments/Leaf Screenings (49)


THE FRENCH DISPATCH ONCE UPON A TIME IN HOLLYWOOD Free Solo (J. Chin, E. Chai Vasarhelyi, 2018), First Man (D. Chazelle, 2018) [...]

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Fiction

Words and Whispers (12)


EARTH DAY 2019 GUEST CONTRIBUTION: REVISITING EDGAR ALLAN POE… Moisson d’été [...]

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Summer Digits

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Summer Digits / Fragments d’été 26/07/2016 Summer Digits / Fragments d’été 25/07/2016 Summer Digits / Fragments d’été 24/07/2016 [...]

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