Tag Archives: Narrative

Changing the World through the Emotional Influence of Art

I read something massively depressing, recently, so I thought I would share it with you (you’ll thank me later).  http://www.alternet.org/media/most-depressing-discovery-about-brain-ever?sc=fb What the article says is that decisions are not made on the basis of facts, but on emotions.  Decisions are … Continue reading

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Important Ideas

I read something thought provoking, today.  It was the idea that artists too readily accept the tag “starving artist”, even if in jest.  The signal that glib acceptance sends to people that don’t know any better is that perhaps art … Continue reading

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What’s Wrong With Documentaries?

Lately, there has been a trend to try to make complex subjects palatable and easy to digest, by making video documentaries about them.  They come in all grades of production values, from a single web cam “piece to camera” recording, … Continue reading

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