Kim interviews Alliya Dagman about mimesis.

Alliya references Plato’s Republic and various internet memes, including a John Oliver meme about how Xi Jinping hates being compared to Winnie the Pooh.

E. H. Shepard’s 1928 illustration of the honey loving Pooh bear (not yet a dictator).

Alliya is a PhD candidate in the English Department at NYU. She writes about poetics and theory, and is a vital force behind the Organism for Poetic Research. She is a badass WordPress developer too!

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