"We realized that the version of the world they rendered for us was not the world they really believed in... for all their... bitching about crabgrass, they didn't give a damn about lawns."
- Jeffrey Eugenides, The Virgin Suicides
Culture is the production of anything beyond ourselves. Ideas, constructions, art, music: our expressions of the human experience. It's beautiful, but also these expressions constrain us. This collection is about those expressions and those constraints.