In defence of ‘pastiche’ and ‘retromania’ (or, creativity in the time of YOLO)

‘In a world in which stylistic innovation is no longer possible, all that is left is to imitate dead styles, to speak through the masks and with the voices of the styles in the imaginary museum.’ – Frederic Jameson ‘The twentieth century’s closing scenes having witnessed the apparent end of history rather begged the questionContinue reading “In defence of ‘pastiche’ and ‘retromania’ (or, creativity in the time of YOLO)”