Office Greetings / Romanticism / Professorial Type
As season one flaps towards completion, Neil and James consider the minimally effective office greeting--the tight smile--before contemplating some looser alternatives.
With beaks pursed, the turkeys then waddle into their own field of study--Romanticism--and consider what makes someone a Romanticist. Is there a type?
From here, these would-be professors consider a few professorial types, which inevitably devolves into a character study of a professor who doesn't believe in pants...
Stanley Kubrick - A Clockwork Orange final scene [Youtube]
Lovejoy, A. O. "The Meaning of Romanticism for the Historian of Ideas." Journal of the History of Ideas, 2.3 (1941): 257–278. http://doi.org/10.2307/2707131
Slavoj Zizek - In Defence of Lost Causes [Verso]
Mary Shelley - Frankenstein, 1818 ed. [ebook]
Stanley Kubrick - The Shining kitchen scene [Youtube]