A version of a paper presented at Flash Symposium , as part of Arts Week, Birkbeck College, School of Arts, 24th May 2011. If language is the highest application of the mimetic faculty, what is the shortest? With Walter Benjamin as a guide, this Flash paper corresponds with glitchy GIFs and kitschy net cultures. How do GIF images mean? and where can I get some?
How to Cite: Rourke, D . (2012) “The Doctrine of the Similar (GIF GIF GIF)”, Dandelion: Postgraduate Arts Journal and Research Network. 3(1). doi: 10.16995/ddl.259