Meditations on Bookishness

My own meditations on literature (in general), liberal arts, self-education…in other words, essays on all things reading and bookishness that are not about any particular piece of literary work.

What Is Literature For?

A reality simulator machine with an arm attached to a lift, lifts 8 literary characters. The words on the lift read: "It's so real!"

If you haven’t heard of The School of Life, you should check them out. They’re a an educational organization that makes fun and quirky videos in an effort to “answer the great questions of life with the help of culture.” With a vast array of […]