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Living the Good Life

I finished reading a good book, “How Much is Enough? Money and the good life,” by R & E Skidelsky. In it the authors say that the good life, as scrutinized originally by Greek philosophers (as opposed to the life of earning and spending at break-neck speed) is composed of different elements, which they call […]

Portret van de kunstenaar als jonge pup

Portrait of the artist as a young dog Wat doet een kunstenaar? Hij zegt globale/universele dingen, en hij is de eerste die ze op die specifieke manier zegt. What is the role of an artist?  To say things that are global (some would say “universal”)… that nobody else has said before.