Code-named “the commode,” the operation culminated a 40-year hunt for one of the most expensive books in the world... Richest Book
“Why I like writing is: it always feels like the first book.”
Episode 312 – Bram Presser – The Virtual Memories Show.
“To me, this is a book about how we tell stories, and how we come to understand stories.”
Literary parties are generally awkward disasters. This holds in fiction and in life. As John O’Hara put it, they are about “terrible people” getting “gloriously
Hannah Arendt knew that being human in inhuman times is hard, occasionally impossible work. She is a thinker of the difficult, a thinker for now
The genre of books about growing old is nearly as old as old age itself. They fall into three categories: the scientific, the personal, and the political
Are we close to solving the puzzle of consciousness? BBC