Category Archive for 'Language'

Review: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie – “Dear Ijeawele, or A Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions”

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

My review of this short letter/manifesto. I give it 4/5.

David Foster Wallace on postmodernism: a video essay

Saturday, March 11th, 2017

I’ll just say this video is wondrous and lovely, and can be mind-expanding.

“You don’t have time to feel bad”

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016

When faced with insomnia, write. This is some text I produced last night, unable to sleep.

Bodil Malmsten – “Samlade dikter”

Sunday, May 29th, 2016

Några tankar kring Bodils liv, faktiskt inte så mycket kring diktsamlingen. Köp den nu, dock. Du får tag på den billigt, för mycket mindre än den är värd.

Simone de Beauvoir: on writing “The Second Sex”, Camus being a bitch and anti-feministic approaches to the book upon its release

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

Some words on how Simone de Beauvoir’s masterpiece came about, how it was received, how it was perverted and where it is now. It’s 67 years old now, existential and vital. Buy the book from where I’ve culled this!