The curious enlightenment of Professor Caritat – Steven Lukes

This books was recommended to me by one of my teachers at university and I really liked it!  Inspired by Voltaire’s Candide, Steven Lukes combines theory and fiction to explore complex but nonetheless important political and social concepts. The main character, Nicholas Caritat is a professor of the Enlightenment who is sent on a mission …

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My 2019 reads so far

This year I aspire to read not only more books but also to be open to more genres and literary styles! I also would like to try to support as much as possible local bookstores to counteract the bookshop-destroying trends of online book-shopping. Here is my list of the books I read in 2019 and …

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