Posts tagged ‘overtheorizing’

January 31st, 2012

karaj: (meteoramusic) “video games” by lana del rey “for women…



“video games” by lana del rey

“for women modernists, aesthetic and phenomenological boredom provided a homeopathic cure for the banality of the present—a restless self-consciousness (a “desire to desire”) very different from the ideal of disinterestedness that characterizes traditional historiography.” 

—patrice petro in “historical ennui, feminist boredom” in aftershocks of the new: feminism and film history