Dear Salvador. an Apology ; Dali Was a Dodgy Surrealist Showman with an Eye for the Main Chance - Which, Kevin Jackson Now Realises, Is Precisely Where His Genius Lies
Jackson, Kevin, The Independent on Sunday (London, England)
A fish is not a bicycle. (Frankly, most fish can't even ride bicycles.) A block of granite is not a cloud. A woman's bare face is not a woman's naked body. Ah, said Doctor Freud, lighting his cigar that was just a cigar, that's where you're wrong. All these strange things may indeed be so, in the realm of the Unconscious, for the Unconscious doesn't recog-nise the principle of contradiction. The Unconscious, Freud went on to explain, is like a terrible old slapper: it simply does not know how to say "No". Andre Breton and the other pioneering Surrealists, who revered Freud (he, on the other hand, thought they were for the most part a bunch of horrid zanies), took this principle …
Questia, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning. www.questia.com
Publication information: Article title: Dear Salvador. an Apology ; Dali Was a Dodgy Surrealist Showman with an Eye for the Main Chance - Which, Kevin Jackson Now Realises, Is Precisely Where His Genius Lies. Contributors: Jackson, Kevin - Author. Newspaper title: The Independent on Sunday (London, England). Publication date: March 25, 2007. Page number: 4. © 2009 The Independent on Sunday. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
This material is protected by copyright and, with the exception of fair use, may not be further copied, distributed or transmitted in any form or by any means.