MYTHS OF ART & SCIENCE
The Electronic Word
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We've known Two Cultures, and we know the blame Lies with the scientists. It always does In talks like this. And so it may surprise You all that IĠd assign the greater fault To Art (though there's enough to go around). It's Art Folk, after all, who run in fear From hypertext. A scientist, at least, Might first look for some evidence, and would know That righteous-seeeming answers can be wrong. In art, few now believe an answer is an answer. Process is what matters, and politics: Allegiance to the cause, the working class, To gender, theory, race, or to your budget. Harsh words, I know, but notice that they use Art to attack itself. Let this suffice To show why multivalence is not a vice.