The Infinite Rounds of the Stubborn

France“One day a few weeks ago I stopped by a political demonstration against the French university reforms. The organizing group, La Ronde Infinie des Obstinés, specializes in what are essentially indefinitely long circular marches, rather after the pattern of a vigil. Their name amounts to ‘the infinite rounds of the stubborn,’ though someone tried to explain that une ronde infinie could also be interpreted as a merry-go-round! At any rate, the idea is that by marching nonstop they can manifest their ‘infinite’ determination and commitment to the cause …” (more)

[Decasia, 2 July]

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