“SMILE Magazine: Collective Identities and the Mechanics of Historicization” by Stephen Perkins

Despite stated intentions to “demolish serious culture” and defy the mechanisms of institutions and academies, Neoism is being historicized and analyzed by the very culprits who were the objects of its most pointed attacks. This is an old story. Need we mention Fluxus? Borderline Grafix brought this article to our attention, and we simultaneously abhor it and find it interesting. Tenderfoots unfamiliar with Neoism and veterans alike might glean some interesting information from this. We both denounce and recommend it:

http://www.scribd.com/doc/88406844/Stephen-Perkins

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