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Lines from Susan Sontag’s “Under the Sign of Saturn” collected in Under the Sign of Saturn gather together in a paragraph about the collapsing of time (which is not the same as “time collapsed”): Benjamin regards everything he chooses to … Continue reading

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Thich Nhat Hanh in Understanding Our Mind writes “Every time a negative formation is recognized it looses some of its strength.” Edmund White in the Afterward to Our Paris: Sketches from Memory describes Hubert Sorin’s Mémoires dessinées with perhaps an … Continue reading

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