Tagged: 1930s

Lit rec #216: “We work to eat to get the strength to work to eat to get the strength to work.” (1938)

More readable Finnegan’s Wake, more spirit, more energy, more everything. If you have the hrs, read it. USA TRILOGY by John Dos Passos



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.