conformity

Wrestling With An Angel: Simone Weil and the “Destruction of I”

August 1, 2012
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Simone Weil’s “hell” sounds like my concept of conformity: hell is an illusion of being–appearance, semiotics, that which conforms to a construct but without true obedience.

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How Perfect Obedience Destroys: Reflections on Falstaff, the Beats, and others

July 18, 2012
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No system can endure perfection.

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Obedience Versus Conformity: Teaching and Goals

July 12, 2012
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Conformists are the gate keepers of both the establishment and anti-establishment orders.

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Teaching Poetry: Obedience vs. Conformity

March 28, 2012
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We must teach our students to reinvent the wheel over and over again, to go back to origins and test them.

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