Serious

SERIOUS The art of high modernism assumes a tragic worldview: it is serious. Think DJANGO UNCHAINED and, well, any art movie. Any serious film. Any serious writer. Any real novel. Anything worth any attention in the last 100 years. Harold Bloom. I was watching an...

Guilt

GUILT Since 18, I have replaced action with psychoanalysis or what actors call The Method, which is to say, I have replaced action with guilt. My guild expressed itself in my not having done enough or not having understood enough or undergone enough of the emotional...