Literary Giant Norman Mailer
"Mailer was fond of quoting Andre Gide's line: 'Please do not understand me too quickly.' He was a complex individual, and mainstream journalism prefers simple labels. Complexity is eschewed; nuances are munched liked peanuts by the media, as he once ...
Where Itching Comes From
The disease is not directly produced by the worm but rather by a bacterium that dwells in the gut of the worm and is released when the worm dies, triggering an immune reaction by the human host. About 18 .... Author Andre Gide examines this question:.
The A. Lange & Söhne Datograph Perpetual (Somehow) Just Got Even Better
My only real complaint about the new Datograph Perpetual is the casual reference to André Gide in its press release, somehow needed by this German luxury watch brand to justify its color choices. Someone obviously skipped that assignment at university, ...
Miriam Frank: 'Reading sharpened my understanding of human behaviour'
Difficult to pin it down to one book, maybe Dostoyevsky's The Idiot, Sartre's trilogy or Andre Gide's The Fruits of the Earth; I also adored percy Bysshe Shelley's poetry and admired George Orwell's human insights and vision. What book would you give ...