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John Updike on the Ethics and Poetics of Criticism
John Updike on the Ethics and Poetics of Criticism

“Submit to whatever spell, weak or strong, is being cast. Better to praise and share than blame and ban.”

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Lessons in Conveying Complex Ideas with Simple Graphics from the World’s Best Information Designers
Lessons in Conveying Complex Ideas with Simple Graphics from the World’s Best Information Designers

What Frank Zappa’s life has to do with e-waste, whale songs, and the black market for body parts.

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Luigi Russolo, Futurist: The Art of Noise and How the Occult Fueled Innovation in Music and Art
Luigi Russolo, Futurist: The Art of Noise and How the Occult Fueled Innovation in Music and Art

What black magic has to do with John Cage and the secret of creativity.

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The Conference of Birds: Beautifully Illustrated Story of Belonging Based on an Ancient Sufi Poem
The Conference of Birds: Beautifully Illustrated Story of Belonging Based on an Ancient Sufi Poem

What a hopeful hoopoe bird has to do with the deepest truths of the human condition.

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Between Page and Screen: A Digital Pop-Up Book about Love
Between Page and Screen: A Digital Pop-Up Book about Love

What an alphabetical romance has to do with the poetics of geometry and the heart of storytelling.

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When Einstein Met Tagore: A Remarkable Meeting of Minds on the Edge of Science and Spirituality
When Einstein Met Tagore: A Remarkable Meeting of Minds on the Edge of Science and Spirituality

Collision and convergence in Truth and Beauty.

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