The Scandal of Self-ContradictionPasolini’s Multistable Subjectivities, Geographies, TraditionsVienna: Turia + Kant, 2012
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Cite as: Joulia Strauss, ‘mythisnow — pasoliniandeuropetoday’, in The Scandal of Self-Contradiction: Pasolini’s Multistable Subjectivities, Geographies, Traditions, ed. by Luca Di Blasi, Manuele Gragnolati, and Christoph F. E. Holzhey, Cultural Inquiry, 6 (Vienna: Turia + Kant, 2012), pp. 303–05 <>
Earlier citation: Identical except for DOI prefix 10.25620

mythisnow — pasoliniandeuropetodayJoulia Strauss

Keywords: Pasolini, Pier Paolo; collage; dyptich; eternity; Greek myths; Multistable figures; Political violence; Protest

mythisnow and pasoliniandeuropetoday are not collages. They are multistabilities of ‘nows’ which share the common aspect of eternity. mythisnow is focused on manifestations of ancestral terror and shows its equivalences in the Ancient Greek myths, in Pasolini’s work, and in Greek riots.


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