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Questioning Personal Expression

Poet Federico Garcia Lorca pushed for bringing a wider recognition to Cante Jondo, the traditional Andalusian music from which flamenco derives. He lectured in 1922 to rally support for a festival honoring Cante Jondo. 428 more words

Borges nos habla sobre sus debilidades

“¡Ah, los laberintos! ¡Ah, los símbolos! Al final de cada año me hago una promesa: el próximo año renunciaré a los laberintos, a los tigres, a los cuchillos, a los espejos. 27 more words

Narrativa

Pascal's Sphere

In Coleman Barks’ introduction to Chapter 16 of his Big Red Book, he quotes Carl Jung (1875-1961) as saying:

“The Self (God) is a circle whose centre is everywhere, whose circumference is nowhere.” 376 more words

Hand-painted

O Homem do Livro e A Ordem de Babel

O número de símbolos ortográficos é vinte e cinco

Não conheço nenhum autor como Jorge Luis Borges. Tentar classifica-lo seria no mínimo uma tarefa leviana e iria apenas resultar no Mais terrível dos falhanços. 755 more words

Books

Borges to a Stranger

Whats that youre readin?

Borges’ Collected Fiction.

Oh.

You read Borges, ever?

No. Whats he write?

Stories. Short stories. Theyre strange, really odd. Make you think. 96 more words

Literature

Tattoo Laser Removal, Session 1

Dearest of the Dear Readers and Readerettes,

I’m going to warn you that if you get queasy, skip this post, there are icky pics contained within. 1,248 more words

JustBloggyThings

Jorge Luis Borges - "Borges and I" (1962)

I shall remain in Borges, not in myself (if it is true that I am someone), but I recognize myself less in his books than in many others or in the laborious strumming of a guitar.

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Fiction