Cross-genre Art

“Art cannot be criticized because every mistake is a new creation.” Take a look at this video which merges the genres of art and music in the most contemporary pop culture way. See if you can relate what you see to the process of writing and the form your writing takes.

The video moves forward in time as well as moving backwards in time. Not all pieces of writing are linear, the lyric essay certainly is not. What are all the possible ways you can manipulate time? Also take a look near the end of the video where the speakers merge in the city skyline line. In the lyric essay the greatest tool is association and the blending of two images so they run together seamlessly.

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