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Henri Bergson: l'intellectuel engagé

It is rarely referred the Bergson and Einstein debate that took place on April, 6, 1922, at the venerable institution Société Française de Philosophie. For some, it was the great debate of 20th century, for others it passed unnoticed. 526 more words

Ali Smith: Autumn

Anyone that’s read this blog for any length of time (thank you) knows my disposition for literature with a modernist spirit, books that share a language of reticence, an ironic stance perhaps. 348 more words

Henri Bergson

Fake It 'Til You Make It

Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought.    —  Henri Bergson . On This Day In: 2015 Hell Toupée 2014 Corrected And Amended… 17 more words

Seagull Books / My Sense of Soul

Regular readers of Time’s Flow Stemmed will know of my profound admiration of Seagull Books. In a time of sweeping intellectual nihilism, Seagull publish books that change the possibilities of art, perpetuating the work of serious publishers like Adelphi and Suhrkamp. 928 more words

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Matter and memory

The pure present is an ungraspable advance of the past devouring the future. In truth, all sensation is already memory.

– Henri Bergson