In this week's Amor Mundi, we reflect on the fate of the modern novel, wonder whether automation is about to replace human labor, and much more!
Posted on 5 July 2015 | 8:01 pm
“Even if all criticism of Plato is right, Plato may still be better company than his critics. At any rate, we may remember what the Romans…thought a cultivated person ought to be: one who knows how to choose his company among men, among things, among thoughts, in the present as well as in the past.”…Read more Forgiving Falling Stars
Posted on 27 January 2014 | 12:54 pm
Posted on 17 December 2013 | 1:14 pm
“Snow Fall” is an essay by John Branch that appeared on the NY Times online yesterday. It is, simply, gripping. I read it holding my small screen, shaking, and could not put it down. Here is how Branch describes the internal life of Elyse Saugstad as she experienced beings swallowed up by an avalanche. She…Read more All of the Experts are Dead
Posted on 21 December 2012 | 1:38 pm