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Casa Fernando Pessoa

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Um lugar limpo e bem iluminado

Ernest Hemingway deve ter sido um dos primeiros discípulos de James Joyce. Certamente, até onde posso afirmar, ele foi o único escritor de seu tempo …

Avoiding waste with the Japanese concept of 'mottainai'

<i>The idea of 'mottainai'—a Japanese approach to the concept of waste—could provide the west with a philosophical answer to environmental crises. Kevin</i> …

Finishing your PhD thesis: 15 top tips from those in the know

Trying to complete a PhD thesis in time for the October deadline? We share some advice on getting over that final hurdle<p>The key to a successful PhD thesis? Write in your own voice<p><i>Many PhD students are now in the final throes of writing their thesis. Turning years of research into a single, coherent</i> …

Clube da Esquina by Milton Nascimento on Apple Music

International singing superstar and songwriter Milton Nascimento may have his roots in Brazil, but his songs have touched audiences all over the …

Gertrude Stein Sends a “Review” of The Great Gatsby to F. Scott Fitzgerald (1925)

"Here we are and have read your book and it is a good book." That sentence about <i>The Great Gatsby</i> may read, in isolation, like one out of a …

The Procrastination Matrix

<i>Note: To best understand this post, you should first read Part 1 of Wait But Why’s previous post on procrastination.</i>___________<b>PDF:</b> We made a PDF of …

Time Management

How to Beat Procrastination

<i>This is Part 2. You won’t get Part 2 if you haven’t read Part 1 yet. Here’s Part 1.</i><p><i>PDF: We made a fancy PDF of this post for printing and offline</i> …

Why Procrastinators Procrastinate

<i>PDF: We made a fancy PDF of this post for printing and offline viewing. Buy it here. (Or see a preview.)</i><p><b>pro-cras-ti-na-tion</b> |prəˌkrastəˈnāSHən, …

Joyce Carol Oates Interview: On Facing the Blank Page

Literature

Mesmerizing Translucent Waves from 19th Century Paintings

The late 19th century Armenian-Russian painter Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky created some truly spectacular paintings of seascapes that capture the beautiful, shimmering essence of the tumultuous waters. The marine artist gained recognition for his impeccable ability to recreate the expressive …

Art

Uncut’s 50 best singer-songwriter albums

Including Joni Mitchell, Neil Young, Bob Dylan, Nick Cave and more<p><b>Back in our December 2013 issue (Take 199), the Uncut team took on the emotional</b> …

Is Consciousness a “Stream”?

In 1890 William James introduced the metaphor of the “stream of consciousness” into Western psychology: “Consciousness… is nothing jointed; it flows. …

Consciousness

Woven

Anna Atkins, <i>Cystoseira fibrosa</i>, ca. 1843-1853. Cyanotype. Spencer Collection, the New York Public Library. New York Public Library Digital …

Merleau-Ponty On Our Primordial Encounter With Otherness

"In the cultural object, I feel the close presence of others beneath a veil of anonymity. Someone uses the pipe for smoking, the spoon for eating, …

Thich Nhat Hanh responde: É possível ter atenção consciente usando smartphones e redes sociais? [VÍDEO]

A tecnologia recente de comunicação — principalmente <b>smartphones e as redes sociais</b> — tem sido pivô de uma série de reflexões (e condenações e …

Why does sadness inspire great art when happiness cannot? – Adam Roberts

I was listening to Paul Simon’s <i>Hearts and Bones</i> album recently, for the first time in many years – the first time, really, since I was a young …

Is the sound of silence the end of the self? – Tim Parks

Years ago, in my novel <i>Cleaver</i> (2006), I imagined a media man who is used to frantic bustle and talk going in search of silence. He flees to the Alps, …