Tag: Art

The Sailor Who Fell From Grace With The Sea: Book Review

Japan Flag Kokutai Mishima

Reading Time: 7 minutes This is a review of Yukio Mishima’s book, The Sailor Who Fell From Grace With The Sea. I have never encountered a more sublime writer…

Fear and Loathing in Aspen

Reading Time: 9 minutes A review of Fear and Loathing in Aspen, a drama-documentary which follows Hunter S. Thompson’s campaign for the sheriff of Aspen in 1970. It is the second cinematographic creation, in the last twelve months, to depict the political adventure…

The Fall

Albert Camus

Reading Time: 5 minutes “The Fall is a brilliant portrayal of a man who has lost his innocence and glimpsed the emptiness of his life, yet is happy to die”. This is a short literary commentary on “perhaps the finest and least understood” of Camus’s books” as Sartre said.

On The Silver Globe

On the silver globe cover image

Reading Time: 4 minutes A review of On The Silver Globe by Polish movie director Andrzej Żuławski. Vice called the movie “the best Sci-Fi movie never made”. It is indeed a journey to the core of humanity.

Orville Peck: Becoming a Legend

Orville Peck

Reading Time: 6 minutes Orville Peck – the masked cowboy in glamorous clothes – is a rising country music star. This is a review of his work so far, including his debut album Pony and his second release, Show Pony.

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