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Utopia, Sort of
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Utopia Sort of A Case Study in Metamodernism
Today, the site features contributions by over 30 writers from across the globe, documenting anything from art to politics, critical theory to television. This conversation took place in the studio of artist Rebecca Partridge in advance of her exhibition Notations at Kunstverein Springhornhof and has been published as part of the exhibition catalogue earlier this year. Partridge suggested that it might resonate with themes that are regularly discussed and may be of interest to readers of, and researchers ….
The book begins with a short six-line poem, followed by a four-line poem and a letter of greetings from Thomas More , the author, to his friend Peter Giles. The two poems, written by Utopians, describe Utopia as an ideal state. More's friend, Peter Giles, was a corrector at a printing press and a clerk of the city of Antwerp. The prefatory letter concerns the printing and editing of the manuscript and also tells a story of how More first learned of the Utopians. More recalls his meeting with Raphael Hythloday , for it is Raphael who relayed the story of Utopia to More.