Musings, assertions, and intuitions on matters aesthetic, philosophical, and more.
Friday, February 26, 2016
Theme & Variation
All of life amounts to theme and variation. All of the arts are theme and variation. And politics, too, I guess. In the arts, it's pleasing. In politics, not so much. I mean, in the arts any theme can be made more interesting, delightful, moving, or instructive. In this year's Republican primary race, every theme just comes out uglier after having gone through our candidates' variations.