An audience appreciation is only going to be periodic, in the best of times. You fall in and out of favor continually. I don’t think it should be something one should be looking for. I think you should turn around at the end of the day and say, “I really liked that piece of work,” or “That piece of work sucked!” – not, “Was that popular or wasn’t it popular?”
The wonderful Blank on Blank – who gave us John Lennon and Yoko Ono on love, David Foster Wallace on ambition, Janis Joplin on creativity and rejection, and other gems – bring us David Bowie on Ziggy Stardust.
Complement with the story of his iconic character and Bowie’s reading list.