Art! History! Literature! reflexive conformism!

I live in Asia
Maybe…you’ll fall in love with me all over again.”
“Hell,” I said, “I love you enough now. What do you want to do? Ruin me?”
“Yes. I want to ruin you.”
“Good,” I said. “That’s what I want too.
—Ernest Hemingway, A Farewell to Arms  (via man-of-prose)
You won’t do our things with another girl, or say the same things, will you?
—A Farewell to Arms (Ernest Hemingway)

mapsontheweb:

Captain James Cook’s map of Newfoundland

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guardian:

United Nations officials described the killing of sleeping children as a disgrace to the world and accused Israel of a serious violation of international law after a school in Gaza being used to shelter Palestinian families was shelled on Wednesday.

Full story here

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Tamils held on boat to be sent to Australia

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yagazieemezi:

African Teenagers Take Their Own Photos To Capture A Different View Of Their Home 

A photography student from the U.K. decided to gather up cameras, head to a high school in the Gambia, and teach a photo workshop that invited each student to capture images at home and in their neighborhoods. 

"The students know the landscape, environment, people, and hidden secrets of their culture more than an outsider, and photograph it without prejudice or any judgment."

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Dedicated to the Cultural Preservation of the African Aesthetic

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icanbeyourcherrypie:

I said it’s nice to love and be loved,
But I’d rather know what God knows.

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paintingispoetry:

Pablo Picasso, Guernica, 1937

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entregulistanybostan:

Picasso pintando Guernica.

Foto: Dora Maar

Fuente

Vía

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ambientray:

I submit no excuse

If this is what I have to do

I owe you everyday I wake

If I could, I would shrink myself

sink through your skin to your blood cells

and remove whatever makes you hurt,

but I am too weak to be your cure

historical-nonfiction:

General Douglas A. McArthur, enjoying a corn cob pipe during World War 2, before he became Gen. Douchey McAssface during the Korean War.

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celluloidtoharddrives:

The Matrix (1999) Directed by Andy and Lana Wachowski

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