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"Writing is fifty years behind painting." (26)

1 Name: Artfag : 2010-09-27 12:18 ID:gr82mqjd

Prove me wrong.

17 Name: Bookworm : 2016-06-07 12:01 ID:JS+CdjLh

Video games do that and more.

18 Name: Bookworm : 2016-07-05 00:56 ID:2ccpFmXu

So books in the 2060s will be either totally indecipherable or commercial rot?

Western culture had a good run, I guess.

19 Name: Bookworm : 2016-07-25 18:13 ID:kiS4xuWQ

So... books in 50 years will be:

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20 Name: Bookworm : 2016-08-07 07:06 ID:2ccpFmXu

Futurist literature was already there in the 1920s.
Excessive Haste, a play by Verlaine.

Scene I

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22 Name: Bookworm : 2017-03-13 14:24 ID:JS+CdjLh

But the video game encompasses film and more.

23 Name: Bookworm : 2017-05-08 03:33 ID:0RUflnh1

Leck mich am Arsch

24 Name: Bookworm : 2019-01-05 22:26 ID:2n0ZmfgR

painting is gay

25 Name: Bookworm : 2019-02-17 08:30 ID:jDJU8oLl

Here we go in a flung festoon,
Half-way up to the jealous moon!
Don't you envy our pranceful bands?
Don't you wish you had extra hands?
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26 Name: Bookworm : 2019-11-21 02:17 ID:tNXPOuBb

Literature is the only medium besides music that has been in a healthy state for a long time now.

Animation, film and games all gave in to the temptation of commercialization only a few decades in to their existence, becoming trend-driven and losing the ability to have the staying power that works in older mediums can. Once a work in any of these mediums passes the 40 year mark they hit their expiration date and slowly fade out of culture.

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