412R Day 5
From dada ready-mades like Duchamp’s Fountain, to collages of ready-mades (Hannah Hoch), to Breton’s Surrealist Manifesto and surrealist nightmares on canvas (Dali’s Persistence of Memory)…
Berube and the cooptation of the avant-garde into popular culture

Picaresque: Tom Jones and The Dead Father

The Dead Father is funny and silly and playing with parody, but it also has deeper themes

But The Dead Father is also funny and silly and playing with parody and pastiche and excess and short circuits and metafiction