Sunday, February 05, 2006

Art and Suffering

Quote of the day from The Piano Teacher by Elfriede Jelinek: "No art can possibly comfort HER then, even though art is credited with many things, especially an ability to offer solace. Sometimes, of course, art creates the suffering in the first place."

3 comments:

Joy said...

Nice blog, Claudia! Keep it up.

Dave said...

Dave was here.

Get a bit more content on and then I will cross link to you. Up your google scores.

dave

wanda said...

Good start, Claudia! Is art supposed to offer solace or to arouse disquiet?