in decadence

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Jean de Palacio's latest book has shown the work remaining not only for my brothers and sisters in Decadence, but also for future generations of scholars who, with the current academic interest in circularity, heterogeneity and hybridity, will discover that fragmentation, disconnectedness and absence of linearity are typical characteristics of the prodigious literary activity that flourished between 1880 and 1914 in much of Europe and, to some extent, the United States.
He also examines whether in decadence truth is in actually sacrificed for thinking.
In a sense, in Yamamoto's paintings abstraction has returned to it origins in decadence: the pursuit of exquisite, unexpected effects--but with th symbolism replaced by a refreshing high-tech eloquence.