Archive for 'Learning'
I’ve been watching a lot of Spanish language movies lately (amores perros, next up volver, then y tu mama tambien, then pan’s labyrinth.) It makes me want to pick the language up again. Well, I guess learn it, as I only remember the questions words, and numbers and stuff. I think I want to learn [...]
Posted: June 6th, 2007 under Culture, Film, Learning.
Tags: Amores Perros, espanol, Film, german, italian, Learning, pan's labyrinth, spanish, spanish language, Volver, y tu mama tambien
Remember when we were all in school, pursing studies, reading books, discussing ideas and all that? I do, I miss it so much. I feel so dumb sometimes. Especially reading things I felt like I understood a year ago that I now scratch my head over. And when I write. I try to write in [...]
Posted: April 19th, 2007 under Community, Learning, Music.
Tags: ( ), commune, friends, graduate school, ian kitterman, Ian McDermott, intelligence, jb, joe bubenik, john brittingham, justin wilding, Learning, marriage, matthew scheer, sean allen, sigur ros
Okay, number one I believe in absolute truth. I believe it exists and is represented in nature. While I am still in doubt (or faith, depending on your perspective) of whether or not we can actually know this truth or not, whether we can know “the thing itself” of Nietzsche would say, I believe it [...]
reality is only something that can be pointed to. our words are only a representation of the reality we perceive which itself isn’t objective, but subjective. our understanding of that subjective perception is limited by our finite knowledge of the world, creation, God… how then can we even attempt to reach the otherwordly? how truly [...]
I’m still learning so much about love and how complete is my inability to put into practice what I learn.
I just kind of realized last night interterm may be a bit crazy. Yeah, hopefully ill have time to hang out but i may be a bit overcommitted: Monday through Friday schedule: 7am-12pm: Work at the union 12pm-1pm: Gym 1pm-5pm? (time isn’t sure yet): Attend WWII class 5pm-8pm: Chill 8pm-2am: Studio Then sleep till work [...]
1st semester senior year is over. Which means that after interterm, I have one semester left in college. That is crazy.
Final paper I wrote for Music History. Arnold Schoenberg: Pierrot Lunaire Opus 21 With the turn of the twentieth century, modern musical composition began to stretch the boundaries of tonality as Wagner, Brahms and Strauss had defined it in the late 1800’s. Arnold Schoenberg (1874-1951) is one such composer who arose during the late Romantic [...]
Posted: May 14th, 2005 under Learning, Music, Writing.
Tags: arnold schoenberg, atonality, Greenville, Learning, modern classic music, music history, pierrot lunaire, pierrot lunaire opus 21, serialism
Not only have I been worrying about my job situation this summer, I’ve been a little low on funds as of late. Tonight on the way back from practice just about all I could think of was “How am I gonna have enough money for my needs this summer? Where am I gonna work? Will [...]
A paper I wrote for Rock Music History about Converge. Converge Paper for Rock Music History Prof. Andrea Johnson May 5th, 2005 Converge is arguable one of the most important hardcore bands since Black Flag, Minor Threat, Agnostic Front and Sick of It All. Converge, along with a few other bands in the early nineties, [...]
Posted: April 5th, 2005 under Culture, Learning, Music, Writing.
Tags: ben koller, black flag, boston, boston hardcore, boston ma, caring and killing, cave in, converge, equal vision, first light, godcity, halo in a haystack, hardcore, Hardcore, hatebreed, jacob bannon, jane doe, kurt ballou, last light, Learning, long road home, ma, minor threat, motorhead, nate newton, petitioning the empty sky, Recording, refused, slayer, the shape of punk to come, when forever comes crashing, you fail me