The Shakedown Street Anthropological Project: Cultural Narratives of the Grateful Dead Heads is about gathering and preserving items that have value and meaning associated with the Grateful Dead and their audience, aka Dead Heads, and the narratives that surround those items. We feel that the Grateful Dead was/is a unique and valuable cultural… Continue reading #SSaP: Cultural Narratives of the Dead Heads Project.
What is the relationship between art and philosophy? That is the issue I treat. In "The Postmodern Condition", Jean-Francois Lyotard speaks of this dichotomy in terms of 'narrative' and 'scientific' discourses. Emmanuel Kant speaks of the difference between Practical and Pure reason. And others also divide essential Being into dichotomous factions and never seem to… Continue reading Clean Shave, by CSP – and other postmodern avoidance.