Author’s Writing on the Wall
When writing last week of leaving messages behind in old homes, we stumbled upon an interesting story of an unknown Chinese author. The writer covered every wall in an abandoned cottage in Chongqing, China with the words of their novel:Including illustrations, too, the story is not just a strange appearance on the old walls, but a beautiful one. We’ve seen similar use of walls before, as William Faulkner wrote an outline for one of his novels on the walls of his office.
The shapes of stories according to Kurt Vonnegut (infographic)
This beautiful infographic, designed by a talented New York designer Maya Eilam, is based on Kurt Vonnegut’s rejected master’s thesis. It’s presented together…
Simone de Beauvoir, Paris 1946. Simone de Beauvoir, 9 January 1908 – 14 April 1986), was a French existentialist philosopher, public intellectual, political activist, feminist theorist and social theorist. She did not consider herself a philosopher but her significant contributions to existentialism and feminist existentialism have solidified her legacy as a philosopher and feminist.