“Was not their mistake once more bred of the life of slavery that they had been living?—a life which was always looking upon everything, except mankind, animate and inanimate—‘nature,’ as people used to call it—as one thing, and mankind as another, it was natural to people thinking in this way, that they should try to make ‘nature’ their slave, since they thought ‘nature’ was something outside them” — William Morris

Thursday, April 18, 2013

The Secret of One World Is Another World

Or so it would seem, from a casual acquaintance with the following ditty, which is in my top list of house whatevers.

Strangely my dad wrote the orchestral arrangement for Nina Simone's “Young Gifted and Black.” I'm proud of him for that! But why do I mention it? Listen.

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