«Sophie’s world»: a 1991 novel by Norwegian writer Jostein Gaarder met with enormous success worldwide.
Jacqueline Rush Lee is an internationally recognized English-Irish sculptor who lives in the USA (Hawaii). The way she explores and works with the book form is unique and beautifully evocative.
ΤED recently uploaded a talk by William Noël, who is curator of manuscripts and rare books at the Baltimore Walters Museum. Along with a large group of specialists he managed to decipher the Archimedes Palimpsest. If you haven’t read his book or get to know more about the exhibition that took place at the Baltimore Walters Art Museum last October, don’t miss the opportunity to listen to this talk and learn the details of this great achievement.
I’m in the Athens Metro (what the English would call underground and the Americans subway). I’m reading a book on ZEN and absorb its brief tips for peace, internal balance, understanding of the humans and the natural environment.