HALF ART: Using fashion as a means of defiance

BD Live | Chris Thurman:

ONE of the disappointments of the digital age is that, although our means of communication have diversified and improved, our methods of communication have not. In other words: we’re not much good at talking to each other. Social media platforms, in particular, offer the possibility of dialogue, but more often than not, what gets supplied instead is a series of monologues. Sometimes these single voices give the appearance of conversation by shifting from what linguists would call the interrogative to the declarative — that is, from questioning to answering… Read more

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