Because – Bobby Lewis said this once to us in class, the better you get, the less credit you’ll get. Because the better you are, the more it looks like walking and talking and everybody thinks they can walk and talk.
I think that anybody’s craft is fascinating. A taxi driver talking about taxi driving is going to be very, very interesting.
The definition of genius, really, should be that that person can do what the rest of us have to learn how to do.
Liberating education consists in acts of cognition, not transferrals of information.
I am an educator who thinks globally.
Manipulation, sloganizing, depositing, regimentation, and prescription cannot be components of revolutionary praxis, precisely because they are the components of the praxis of domination.
The foundation for film acting is stage acting.
It is absolutely essential that the oppressed participate in the revolutionary process with an increasingly critical awareness of their role as subjects of the transformation.
The difference – the fundamental difference between theater acting and film acting is that film acting is disjunctive.
Just as it is important in Latin America to discuss ideas that come from North America, I think it is interesting for North Americans to discuss ideas that come from Latin America or Africa and do not insert themselves into capitalist interests.