01 Mar '12, 4pm

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"Eternal nothingness is fine if you happen to be dressed for it." - Woody Allen *** Many have critiqued the Myth of Progress as a delusion. As Qohelet observed (before one even conceptualised modernity): One generation passeth away, and another generation cometh: but the earth abideth for ever... The thing that hath been, it is that which shall be; and that which is done is that which shall be done: and there is no new thing under the sun. Is there any thing whereof it may be said, See, this is new? it hath been already of old time, which was before us. Our case study today shall be the Singapore Lyric Opera (SLO). Now, I haven't blogged anything about the SLO for a long time. Yet, Monday's performance almost moved me to tears, which motivated me to finally write something. Here is a scientific study showing how the SLO has progressed over the years: This is a relative sca...

Full article: http://gssq.blogspot.com/2012/02/myth-of-progress-singapo...

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