6/6 Reading Response.
In carefully looking at the underlying connections between all of the readings for today, I’ve found one central theme. This theme is not one thing. It’s not different things. It’s the thing. It’s about our mystical connection to the cosmos, to life, to the past and future that we all have but refuse to acknowledge. It’s about us being human, and not being man. It’s a return to nature,...
6/4 Reading Response.
“I Love IIT, But I Still Don’t Like Rem” By far, my favorite tone of writing that we’ve encountered with our readings this week. His cynically uninterested disposition to the world around him is particularly interesting. I found Nobel’s refusal to give Rem any praise at all, even when he’s praising his IIT building, to be hilarious. Here he is, this (to my knowledge at least) unknown writer,...