If you study symbolism you will discover that
it is a technique of rip-off by which figures are
deliberately deprived of their ground.The whole of his achievement--in fact, his interest in communication--he attributes to Baudelaire, Mallarrme, Valery and other French Symbolists, but even more particularly to their English modernist and post-modernist successors, Yeats, Pound, Eliot and Joyce. In what could only be an indictment of many students of commun-ication who have turned to McLuhan, he wrote in 1974 that: "Nobody could pretend serious interest in my work who is not completely familiar with all of the works of James Joyce and the French Symbolists" - Marshall McLuhan
Friday, October 28, 2011
PROBE : "rip off technique"
Posted by quantum retrocausality at 9:02 AM
Labels: rip off technique ... Symbolist Surrealist technique ... figures deliberately deprived of ground ...