Beloved Alice, amazig world, horrific and true feelings. This is Wonderland.
Introduction: “-It is not children who ought to read the works of Lewis Carroll-, writes Gilbert Chesterton. Lewis Carroll’s Alice books shoul be read instead by – sages and grey-haired philosophers…in order to study that darkest problem of methaphysics, the borderland between reason and unreason, and the nature of the most…”
Incipit: “Alice was beginning to get very tired of sitting by her sister on the bank, and of having nothing to do. once or twice she had peeped into the book her sister was reading, but it had no pictures or conversations in it…”
Book’s choice: “The king and the queen of hearts werw seated on their throne when they arrived, with a great crowd assembled about them – all sorts of little birds and beasts, as well as the Whole pack of cards: the Knave was standing before…”
Articoli precedenti sezione Legam: Il codino del Barone di Münchhausen – Paul Watzlawick, Disobbedienza Civile – Hannah Arendt, Memoria del male, tentazione del bene – Tzvetan Todorov.
GC – The Melted Soul