Bacall la mesquine

Bacall la mesquine

Find this funny (sheer coincidence)

Martha vs lana

I shall never forget the weekend Laura died. A silver sun burned through the sky like a huge magnifying glass. It was the hottest Sunday in my recollection. I felt as if I were the only human being left in New York. For with Laura’s horrible death, I was alone. I, Waldo Lydecker, was the only one who really knew her, and I had just begun to write Laura’s story when another of those detectives came to see me. I had him wait. I could watch him through the half-open door.

I noted that his attention was fixed upon my clock. There was only one other in existence, and that was in Laura’s apartment, in the very room where she was murdered.

Collection #recordstoreday

Turning slowly, looking back, see
No words, can save this

Turning slowly, looking back, see

No words, can save this

« Nous préférerons donc discours pluricode à l’expression “discours syncrétique”. Nous entendrons par là toute famille d’énoncés considérée comme sociologiquement homogène par une culture donnée, mais dans laquelle la description peut isoler plusieurs sous-énoncés relevant chacun d’un code différent.

Le plus bel exemple de discours pluricode est peut-être fourni par le cinéma. Cet art a indéniablement son identité à nos yeux; mais il mobilise simultanément le récit, l’image, plastique autant qu’iconique, la kinésique et la proxémique, la langue, la musique, l’iconisme sonore, l’écriture… »

J. M. Klinkenberg, Précis de sémiotique générale