Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Tämä on metsä | and then the forest has a vision of us

"We have a vision of the forest, and then the forest has a vision of us."
G.C. Waldrep





"Literature is a problem. It is the forest after the forest has been spotted: that is, noticed, exoticized, Other-ized. Someone stands outside the forest and speaks, “Forest.” Or someone stands inside the forest and speaks, “Forest.” At the edge of the forest Literature stands, gesturing both inside and outside myth...

(Indroduction to Double Room 8)

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