52B/52W, Week 10: Irak La Machine Infernale

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Irak la machine infernale – Samir al-Khalil Remember Derriennic from my second post? This book is his fault. As a matter of fact, many books I own are his fault: I went absolutely nuts one night with his reading list for his Middle East class, and bought something like 200$ of…

52B/52W, Week 3: L'existentialisme est un humanisme

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L'existentialisme est un humanisme - Jean-Paul Sartre I used to be very weary of the philosophical writings of the second half of 20th century, particularly that of France. Introductions to the subject given in CEGEP seemed to highlight the fact that everything concerning philosophy coming out of France was somehow…