...which quote has almost nothing at all to do w/the topic of this entry.
Well, unless we wanted to debate whether or not that's a Gen X credo.
&, perhaps, it could be said that I'm "commandeering" this space for my own nefarious purposes.
B/c really, when all's said and done, I really just want your thoughts about Gen X & Gen Y writers, artists, musicians, whatnot.
B/c my students just rolled over and died on this exercise earlier this week, & it's left me sad. "Am I wrong," I think, "for believing that there are many of us Gen Xers out there being fabulous and talented, & Gen Y kids too?"
[&, no, I do not believe, as someone suggested to me, that they were all cleverly self-referentially enacting "slack"- I think they just couldn't think of anything, didn't do any research, and didn't take me up on my offers of help. & now their grades have suffered appropriately.]
So- plug yourself, your friend, your fav comic artist, band, performance group, whatever, but help me walk in there next week w/a list as long as my arm of workin scensters born between 1960-1980, and 1980-2000.