Tagged: French

Lit rec #243: One of my favorite calligrams (1918).

A poet who likes “a pretty industrial street” is a man after my own heart. read a calligramme “IT’S RAINING” by Guilliaume Apollinaire



Lit rec #217: “In the discourse of today’s financial backers of research, the only credible goal is power. Scientists, technicians, and instruments are purchased not to find truth, but to augment power.” (1978)

Slender portable genius. The call for smaller narratives. THE POSTMODERN CONDITION: A REPORT ON KNOWLEDGE by Jean-Francois Lyotard