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It is funny how web site promotion can suddently plunge you into literary exploits...

I am currently at work, my bosses left for the meeting so I can relax a little and perhaps even write a short article for this ezine.

It dawned on me that as close as we are in everyday life, we really are isolated from each other by mundane tasks and repetitive procedures we are bound to engage in. Although, why should we even care about these issues as we usually think about making money and living our lives?

Naturally, we are social being and cannot escape intangible social obligations and needs, yet we also guard our privacy with zeal. Now, as write these lines, another, more important imperative pushes me to change the subject completely and address some linguistic issues. As a writer, I am purposefully write a text, I am also a petential reader, but as I imagine myself reading this article, I am really at loss as far my environment and consequently attention span... Is modern literary approach with deconstructivist attitude more in tune with human capabilities that traditional writing? It is for you and me to decide.... I call you imaginary audience, and I can become the same when I run across this article by accident and do not recognize my own writing offhand...

As I worked on (all subsidiary right are reserved) I also worked not with literary but predominantly with conceptual and color issues...

I am born and raised in Russia, studied and worked in USA.

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Kansas Humanities Council awards grants to area organizations
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Lebanese Examiner
(BEIRUT, LEBANON) — The American University of Beirut (AUB) has received a grant of $2 million from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for the establishment of a Center for Arts and Humanities. The grant is the largest Mellon Foundation commitment to ...
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IUPUI to host program of digital technology courses geared for humanities scholars
IUPUI Newsroom
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Zublin named Interim Dean of College of Arts and Humanities
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According to Christine Denniston, director of marketing and public relations for the college of arts and humanities, when hearing faculty and staff of the college talk about the appointments, “Everyone is very excited about having these two individuals ...
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A place for humanities in the global economy
The Japan Times
LOS ANGELES – Faced with the demands of the new global economy, Japan and the United States have reached the conclusion that the humanities have little value in higher education. That's a mistake they will regret in the years ahead. The humanities ...

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All Possible Humanities Dissertations Considered as Single Tweets
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A disputatious panel at last year's professional conference revealed the surprising state of the field (it's as bad as you think). My historical period, properly understood, includes yours. What looked like a moment of failure, confusion, or ugliness ...

Ohio's largest community college receives unprecedented gift for humanities ...
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For one, the gift from the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation will go toward establishing the Mandel Humanities Center on the campus and building that program at the college. A gift of this size is unprecedented in its support of a community ...

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