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(via Slate Magazine) Against recreativity: Critics and artists are obsessed with remix culture. Article by Simon Reynolds provides a skeptical synopsis of the anti-genius trend. “…an emerging movement of critics, theorists, writers, and artists argue that techniques of appropriation and quotation are inherent to the creative process. Not only are the concepts of originality and innovation obsolete, they’ve always been myths. Let’s call this movement recreativity.”

(via Slate Magazine) Against recreativity: Critics and artists are obsessed with remix culture. Article by Simon Reynolds provides a skeptical synopsis of the anti-genius trend. “…an emerging movement of critics, theorists, writers, and artists argue that techniques of appropriation and quotation are inherent to the creative process. Not only are the concepts of originality and innovation obsolete, they’ve always been myths. Let’s call this movement recreativity.”

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