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My Unwritten Books (2008)

My Unwritten Books (2008)Given my age, I am pretty near the end, probably, of my career as a writer, a scholar, a teacher. And I wanted to speak of

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My Unwritten Books (2008)

Given my age, I am pretty near the end, probably, of my career as a writer, a scholar, a teacher. And I wanted to speak of things I will not be able to do.

- George Steiner (1929-2020)

My Unwritten Books (2008) by George Steiner (1929-2020) - A planksip® Recommendation

My Unwritten Books (2008) by George Steiner (1929-2020) - A planksip® Recommendation

This graduated role reversal of humility is an act worth thinking about. Revolutions take place despite our preoccupation with initiation. As the world turns, living is perpetual, limited to our species in language only.


George Steiner

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