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The Birth of Terror

The Birth of Terror

The Paris Review - Roberto Calasso

For we who are living at this moment, the most exact and most acute sensation is one of not knowing where we are treading from day to day. The ground is brittle, lines blur, materials fray, prospects waver. Then we realize more clearly than before that we are living in the “unnamable present.”—The …

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Literary magazine featuring original writing, art, and in- depth interviews with famous writers.