The ghetto was unpopular only fifteen years ago. No one in their right mind would admit to originating from it. Times have changed, and with enough distance I can look back and draw it. A fascinating place, full of superstition and ignorance. While people called themselves Christians I believe the predominant belief system was centuries old, pre Christian.
“The canary bird in the coal mine theory of the arts: artists should be treasured as alarm systems.”
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