According to the quote meme on the internet, the musician John Butler once said, “Art changes people and people change the world.” It also seems evident that events in the world inspires the art that people create. This reciprocal nature of society and human expression has mesmerized artists, researchers, activists, historians, and ethnographers for a …
“A different kind of prejudice / Like equating being liberated with westernized / And I am sick of being exotified.”
What if we don’t actually need what we are so desperately and frantically trying to get out of life?
Perhaps acute glimpses of my ignorance are as close as I will get to enlightenment?