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The burning archive

The Burning Archive is the title of my work in progress collection of poetry. It is inspired by Paul Klee's Angelus Novus, a painting of 1920, a world in which political, cultural and social orders were in collapse. The painting was inscribed by Walter Benjamin into Gerhard Scholem's apocalyptic visions, and became the most enduring of his Theses… Continue reading The burning archive