Virtual, visual, verbal flânerie through scenic, human, and cultural byways ~ small town space, open space, wild space, cityspace, cyberspace, unspace. Baudelaire's Paris it's not, 'la chambre à deux" perhaps - but still its own kind of microcosm.
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Ashes, Yarmulkes and the Hijab: Communitas and Religious Symbols | Anthropology in Practice, Scientific American Blog Network
Ash Wednesday, the start of the Lenten season for Western Christians—the 40 days (or 46 if you count weekends) leading up to Easter.... is also an exercise in visibility.