It’s all in the interpretation
Written by Bwog Staff
Professor Sarah Phillips, in Politics of the American Environment, trying to prompt commentary on the painting at right, after cautious musings about “closing” and “movement”:
“Does pink have a gendered element to it?” [silence].
“This is kind of awkward, but I think we need to see this as a virginal landscape.”
Class squirms. Then she really does it.
“I think we need to see an opening. A rosy opening.”