And How Many Rains Must Fall

Natalie Shapero
July 14, 2014
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“And how many rains must fall before the stains are washed clean?” Taken from the writings of Urdu poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz, this line served as the title for Imran Qureshi’s 2013 installation on the roof of the Metropolitan Museum…

Twin Towers of the Intellect

Amit Majmudar
July 12, 2014
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Both the theologian, advancing abstract definitions of Deity as the Ground of Being, transcendent of language and intellection, the impersonal prime mover, hardly so limited and vengeful and silly as an Old-Bearded-Man-in-the-Sky, as the theologically uninformed would suppose It; and…

Miranda July, Part 1

Cody Walker
July 10, 2014
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I’m calling this post “Miranda July, Part 1” because I want to promise (to myself, anyway) that I’ll continue to think about the writer-filmmaker-performing artist in the weeks to come. I finished July’s story collection, No one belongs here more…

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