Monthly Archives: May 2011

Homo Reciprocans

Our society, any society, seems to be structured by, and caught up in, a dynamics of reciprocity.  This seems such a self-evident fact, that it might come as a surprise that it is a relatively new idea, notably launched by … Continue reading

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One Way Reciprocity

From 1973 to 1986 James Lee Byars sent numerous letters and postcards to Joseph Beuys. Scribbles on small pieces of paper; poems knitted in golden thread on sheets of red satin; sentences inked on rice paper resembling the stones of … Continue reading

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