Tagged: 1930s

Lit rec #234: “Have patience with everything that remains unsolved in your heart. …live in the question.” (1934)

If you tote one book to read when you have a spare moment during your busy day, this is it. LETTERS TO A YOUNG POET by Rainer Maria Rilke

Rilke Clara Rome


Lit rec #196: What is authenticity? “Even the most perfect reproduction of a work of art is lacking in one element: Its presence in time and space, its unique existence at the place where it happens to be.” (1935).

Be productive, read this essay this weekend. Groundbreaking, witty. “ART IN THE AGE OF MECHANICAL PRODUCTION” by Walter Benjamin.