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Fiction, articles, essays, and creative projects


Can culture constrain grammar? The Pirahã and their world without numbers

10 Jun 2020 8 minute read 0 comments Kirilum

Pirahã is the indigenous language of the Pirahã tribe. The tribe resides along the banks of the Maici River in the Amazon. With an approximated three-hundred recorded speakers, this language is inevitably unique. Pirahã is one of the most phonologica...

Film Review: Miguel Llansó’s “Jesus Shows you the Way to the Highway”

24 May 2020 3 minute read 0 comments Kirilum

Miguel Llansó’s newest feature film, Jesus Shows You the Way to the Highway, offers a jarring but mesmerizing glimpse into the strange reality surrounding our modern experience. Saturated in complex filming techniques and a constantly shifting plot,...

Somnambulant’s Song

23 May 2020 15 minute read 0 comments Kirilum

He’s there again. I can hear him before I even look. It’s been two years that I’ve walked past this man playing the same tired old tune. The notes come out his strangled trumpet like shrill screams. The only time he’s gone is when it rains. Day after...

Glitch and the Art of Letting Go Part 3: “Importance” in the Myth of Imperfection

22 May 2020 5 minute read 0 comments Kirilum

This article is part three of a three-part series.  To read the first part, see: https://www.publish0x.com/kire/glitch-and-the-art-of-letting-go-part-1-the-initial-disturba-xejjxqq To read the second part, see: https://www.publish0x.com/kire/glitch-a...

Glitch and the Art of Letting Go Part 2: Re-Contextualized Perception

21 May 2020 4 minute read 2 comments Kirilum

This article is part two of a three-part series.  To read the first part, see: https://www.publish0x.com/kire/glitch-and-the-art-of-letting-go-part-1-the-initial-disturba-xejjxqq In the first part of the series, I discussed what glitch art is and how...

Glitch and the Art of Letting Go Part 1: The Initial Disturbance

20 May 2020 3 minute read 0 comments Kirilum

This article is part one of a three-part series. Glitching and glitch art have become more and more prevalent in our modern culture. Presenting itself in more than just underground art forums, glitching appears in music videos, movies, social media,...