The Deliberate Shallowness of “Writers’ Blokke”

Why popular publications ban criticism and infantilize their audience

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What does it take to run a successful online publication? We can get a sense of the mindset needed by having a look at the writers’ guidelines for “Writers’ Blokke.”

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Benjamin Cain

Benjamin Cain

Knowledge condemns. Art redeems. I learned that as an artistic writer who did a doctorate in philosophy. We should try to see the dark comedy in all things.