The Paradoxa Manifesto

Paradox underlies all creative forces. The elimination of paradox creates equilibrium, and equilibrium is death. The Renaissance was driven by paradoxical tensions between the Medieval world view and the emerging Modern Era. Baroque, Rococo, and other post-Renaissance movements were the resolution of those tensions in favor of the values of the Modern Era, institutionalized into the various Academies. Modernism as an art movement was driven by…

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Troy Camplin

Troy Camplin

I am the author of “Diaphysics” and the novel “Hear the Screams of the Butterfly.” I am a consultant, poet, playwright, novelist, and interdisciplinary scholar.