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    First of all, a novel written by the creator of...

    First of all, a novel written by the creator of True Detective: Nic Pizzolatto`s Gavelstone
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    Also Lovecraft, Ambrose Bierce (he invented the first Carcosa in one of his short stories),...
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    Not mediocre at all. To me Tom Bombadil is the...

    Not mediocre at all.
    To me Tom Bombadil is the best character, "the fatherless", older than rain, he is beyond the power of Suaron (the only being in middle earth the Ring doesn't affect).

    You...
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    Nice! Here is one of Borges on Chess it reminded...

    Nice! Here is one of Borges on Chess it reminded me of.

    The original (Ajedrez)



    In English (Chess)
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    From Mexico: Juan Rulfo's Pedro Páramo
    From my country Argentina: Borges' Ficciones
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    Vaesen, like 'The Hobbit' on LSD

    A prince sets off on a journey to save his dying father, driven by his fear of failing him.

    Vaesen is a short animated film directed by the animator Adrian Dexter that I came upon by chance. It...
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    Hi everyone. This is me in South India (Madurai I...

    Hi everyone. This is me in South India (Madurai I think) in february 2011.

    http://s23.postimg.org/50qzys9tz/fotoindia.jpg
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    I didn't know it, you made me curious. What is Atlas Shrugged briefly about?
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    trajanus101 I love those books too. I have good...

    trajanus101 I love those books too. I have good memories of Clifford D. Simak, and especially of Ray Bradbury (Fahrenheit 451). But look them up because I read them more than ten years ago.

    In...
  9. Maldoror, and I agree with Kafka's characters and...

    Maldoror, and I agree with Kafka's characters and Beckett's Vladimir and Estragon.
  10. Thread: Reading Blake

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    I'm looking foward to read Blake. In highschool I...

    I'm looking foward to read Blake. In highschool I read some poems of the Songs of Innocence in class but that was it.
    I became curious about Blake when I watched (again) Blade Runner and a line...
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    In this order: Jorge Luis Borges, Franz Kafka,...

    In this order: Jorge Luis Borges, Franz Kafka, Dino Buzzati, Giovanni Papini, Edgar Allan Poe
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    Excuse my ignorance, what is YA?

    Excuse my ignorance, what is YA?
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    USA founding fathers. What to read?

    I am curious about people like Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin and George Washington and I'm interested in reading the original works by them.

    I practically don't know anything about the...
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    There is an Argentine, Domingo Sarmiento, who is...

    There is an Argentine, Domingo Sarmiento, who is considered one of the founders of our literature. He wrote "Facundo. Civilización y barbarie" (Fauncdo. Civilization and Barbarism). It was ment as a...
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    'The Tartarian Desert' by Dino Buzzati 'The...

    'The Tartarian Desert' by Dino Buzzati
    'The Process' by Kafka
    'The Unbearable Lightness of Being' by Kundera
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    A piece of fine art: Messi--> GOLAZOO

    Art happens:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J3mwPbIS7zs

    It was yesterday for the clasification for the Brasil 2014 Copa del Mundo/ Brazil World cup.

    Mama mia! what a goal... Messi is a...
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    I think its despicable
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    I don't think I will ever get bored of...

    I don't think I will ever get bored of relativity. And I already understand it quite well by the way :yesnod:. I stoped the explanation because I just got lazy of thinking how to explain it to an 8...
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    Explain to him the general outline of the thought...

    Explain to him the general outline of the thought process that Einstein had.


    Start talking about light. Ask him if he ever wondered if when he switched on the lights, the light was inmediatly in...
  20. Thread: T.S Eliot

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    Yes. And I think that is the best philosophy to...

    Yes. And I think that is the best philosophy to read literature. Or at the very least, modern literature. What would the point of filling the work with enigmatic fragments if not to allow many...
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    Your arguments seem reasonable to me. I didn't...

    Your arguments seem reasonable to me. I didn't take into account the situation of the translations. It's a very interesting subject. It left me wondering, and there is no article in wikipedia about...
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    I read all the poems. She is very good and she...

    I read all the poems. She is very good and she has a very recognizable style. I liked especially 'The Man-Moth' and 'The Shampoo'

    http://www.poetryfoundation.org/poem/176997...
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    I largely disagree that Virgil was the classical...

    I largely disagree that Virgil was the classical bigger influence in any period. No one has greater influence than Homer, for anyone who studied Virgil read first Homer :P


    I didn't know Voltaire...
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    In Buenos Aires it varies a lot because half of...

    In Buenos Aires it varies a lot because half of the libraries are neiborhood traditional libraries and not only they sell new books but also used. For example the last book I bought was used for...
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    How is Dante underrated?? He is among the 5...

    How is Dante underrated?? He is among the 5 greatest writers of all time according to almost everyone
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