Categoria: Literatura

Literatura

A selection of stories from The New Yorker’s archive The Story Behind the Novel Where do novels come from? Great ones seem almost miraculous; it’s amazing to think that each rich world was created within a single mind. This...

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Science

The findings of medical research are disseminated too slowly   The Economist March 25th 2017 ON JANUARY 1st the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation did something that may help to change the practice of science. It brought...

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Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen Makes It Darker  David Remnick Oct. 17,2016 When Leonard Cohen was twenty-five, he was living in London, sitting in cold rooms writing sad poems. He got by on a three-thousand-dollar grant from the Canada Council...

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Mark Twain

Mark Twain and the 2016 US Presidential Race 145 Years Ago   There was no possible way of getting out of it, and so, in deep humiliation, I set about preparing to “answer” a mass of baseless charges and mean and...

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Love

What Science Can’t Explain A New Study Reveals the Blind Faith Behind Neuroscience   Mikkel Krenchel and Christian Madsbjerg Aug. 25, 2016 If you’ve ever listened to a TED Talk or read a popular science book about...

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How to Beat Writer’s Block

BY MARIA KONNIKOVA 11/03/2016 In 1920, a sixteen-year-old Graham Greene decided that, after “104 weeks of monotony, humiliation, and mental pain,” he could no longer remain at Berkhamsted, the prep school where he was enrolled....

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