Roland Barthes

Roland Barthes

French structuralist and semiotician
What I claim is to live to the full the contradiction of my time, which may well make sarcasm the condition of truth.More Roland Barthes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Take the gesture, the action of writing. I have an almost obsessive relation to writing instruments. I often switch from one pen to another just for the pleasure of it. I try out new ones. I have far too many pens - I don't know what to do with all of them! And yet, as soon as I see a new one, I start craving it. I cannot keep myself from buying them.More Roland Barthes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The realists do not take the photograph for a 'copy' of reality, but for an emanation of past reality, a magic, not an art.More Roland Barthes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I call the discourse of power any discourse that engenders blame, hence guilt, in its recipient.More Roland Barthes quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Painting can feign reality without having seen it.More Roland Barthes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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