Tag Archives: Acedia and Its Discontents

R.J. Snell: Boredom and the Cultural Mandates

Best known as a novelist and winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, Mario Vargas Llosa has recently offered in English translation his sobering Notes on the Death of Culture: Essays on Spectacle and Society. In his understanding, genuine culture … Continue reading

Posted in Featured | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on R.J. Snell: Boredom and the Cultural Mandates