Yes, it's a term from postmodernist literary theory. But Ann Glaviano explains that the concept of negative capability has practical and pleasurable applications for all humans in our day-to-day lives. She talks about getting comfortable with confusion. No knowledge of obscure 'po-mo' references required.
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