From the archives: an essay on learning to love criticism

From the archives: an essay on learning to love criticism

This is a piece called ‘An Avalanche, A Transformation’ that was published by Circa Magazine in Ireland a few years ago. It’s a pretty nostalgic reflection on an exciting moment in music criticism that was influential as I made my first, faltering efforts to write about literature and art and other things when I was a student. The piece came up in a discussion with NCAD MA Art in the Contemporary World students recently