I just commented on another discussion concerning whether the book as we have known it in the past will survive. This makes me wonder what book stores people have enjoyed in the past. Where have…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Elizabeth Mar 22, 2010.
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Posted on March 25, 2010 at 12:57am
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Marc Chagall, painter - Informed by the Bible, Chagall found that in the Biblical Universe, men could float through the ether willy-nilly, defying gravity and the laws of physics. Chagall's use of color and whimsical flight of fancy motifs (men and women in loving embraces, floating over houses and livestock), animals floating through the air with smiles on their faces, and so on, are a reminder that religion need not be taken so…Continue
Posted on March 25, 2010 at 12:00am
Or Grayling contra Comte-Sponville.
Years ago, Andre' Comte-Sponville wrote a little book entitled 'A Small Treatise on the Great Virtues' in which he enumerated the clasiical and developing Virtues and supplied explanations and examinations of each. His book, though thorough and technically proficient left me with somwhat a cold feeling. Something was lacking, though at the time, I couldn't quite put my finger on what that something was.
Enter A.C. Grayling with this…Continue
Posted on March 24, 2010 at 9:41pm