Monthly Archives: August 2011

CRITICAL THINKING IN THE FORM OF A POEM:THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN SEBALD’S SPECTRAL GEOGRAPHY(THE ABJECT SUBJECT), AND UTOPIAN GAY/QUEER GEOGRAPHIES

Cosmo Adelwarth; Dr.K- You were all Jambed STUCK In politically Constructed ABJECTION: You were Invisibilized Marginalised, Made ABJECT. Sebald’s PHYSICALLY Haunted Geography Mirrored Your OWN Inner Spectral Spaces. You could not Escape the “Jackboot of History”.     ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….. But, … Continue reading

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REVIEW OF “THE PIOUS DANCE(DER FROMME TANZE)” BY KLAUS MANN(GAY MENS PRESS,1988, TRANS SELENICK)

This book took me by surpize. It is an evocation-I usually that word carefully-of the mid years of the Weimar Republic, written, in 1925,¬†when Thomas Mann’s gay son, Klaus, was NINETEEN. The micro-politics of the troubled Mann family and the … Continue reading

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MORE (TENTATIVE?) LINKS; deconstruction on my own text

There are links here… I can’t quite grasp.. they elude..Berlin’s haunted,fractured ¬†geography and history….the sebaldian narrators’ and Dr. K’s and Ambros and Cosmos’ displacement, invisibilization and disassocation from themselves.. wandering… the revenant of the dead…. mum….Derrida and his “Work of … Continue reading

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