A year or so ago I came across the following passage in Thomas Hardy: The gray tones of daybreak are… Read more The Quality of Autumn Light
The evening is once more ‘spread out against the sky/ Like a patient etherised upon a table’, but it is… Read more Autumn
Learning a language is not just about memorising grammar and vocabulary (though without these, better to be a carpenter without… Read more On Learning a Language
Here are a few posts I’ve enjoyed reading over the last few days: Ben Myers announces a series of posts… Read more Best of the Bunch
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An Adornian interpretation of emoticons.
Considering the dynamics of pride with Simone Weil.
On what singles ads can tell us about love and the soul.
On flirting: how scientific rationalism cannot cannot measure it.
A homage to Bob Dylan which draws implicitly on the philosophy of Adorno – more fun to read than it sounds!