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Locus Classicus

10 December 2002, around 11.23.

I am trying to find a way to explain this place, and failing completely. It’s not because the place is inconstant, or over-large, or complicated, or anything like that, but just that it is, in fact, so very simple that there is no way to explain it without making it seem more complicated than it […]

Crambe repetita (29)

1 June 2013, around 11.14.

Roberto Bolaño, 2666.

Montaigne 1.31

14 August 2015, around 19.38.

America (1580), by by Theodor Galle after Jan van der Straet …but hold! they don’t wear trousers (215). Montaigne’s essay ‘Of Cannibals’ covers a great deal of ground and, if it does not reach the heights of ‘Of Moderation’, nonetheless typifies his style. In the course of the essay he considers bravery, relative morality, difference […]

Citation (53)

25 January 2016, around 15.43.

the ship of fools…

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