PRINT September 1972

Talking at Pomona

what i would like to talk about really is a

subject that probably doesnt have a name if i

were to give it a name it would sound kind of

pretentious and it might be misleading

so let me begin by reminiscing slightly last

quarter we have a trimester system that

has quarters it is an absurd system i set about

to ask myself out loud with a group of

students who were ostensibly concerned with art

what we could do to make a discourse

situation in art meaningful or comprehensible

now that sounds a little vague but what

i really wanted to know was this how can you

think about making art and i use the word

art as an undefined at the moment how can you

talk about it in such a way that it will lead

to making more art and the making of more art

will itself be rewarding rather than a

diminishing return now how do you set about

looking at art making as something that will be

valuable to do and the value of

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