On appreciating the new without wearing the blinders of the old.
On culture being a tasteless affair (puns intended).
It might be better to think of more things as being art, even the things we wouldn't be inclined to call art.
A culture of free cannot be sustained by an economy of free.
More on why art doesn't sit on the rungs of a ladder.
There's always going to be something you can't do. The hard part is knowing what.
How economics supplants culture: a failure of marketing, and of imagination.
SF has hit its limit because we have hit ours.
When we live in a world where nothing we create ever really goes away, what should we create and why?
Our art isn't just "content", but that's what it's being turned into.
Let's not fence ourselves in.
On loving the art in yourself, not yourself in the art -- and not letting your art do your living for you.
The neurotic escapism and spectators' world of masscult.
We will always find a new way to be naive, and that's a good thing.
Why there will be no "this generation's Star Wars", not even from Star Wars itself.
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