Books, authors and literary news
Reading the chapter called “Tulipomania” from Charles Mackay’s “Extraordinary Popular Delusions & The Madness Of Crowds” can give us a greater insight into what we think is money, the machinations around it – and the growing bitcoin bubble.
“Klosterman conducts a series of intriguing thought experiments in this delightful new book about how we conceive of the future.”
Continuing where we left off discussing “Suddenly”, we reach an inauguration day that brings America back to fractious times we’ve seen before – with the publication of the new book, “Trained to Kill: The Inside Story of CIA Plots Against Castro, Kennedy, and Che”.
A video from the entire interview with author Steven Levingston on his new book ‘Little Demon’ and the similarities between media sensationalism in 1890’s France and today. Murder, mesmerism, media and more…
Author Steven Levingston has a new book called, ‘Little Demon In The City Of Light: A True Story of Murder and Mesmerism in Belle Epoque Paris’. Was she hypnotized into murder – or was she hypnotizing the public?
A comic aficionado from Sweden named Fredrik Strömberg put out a book in 2010 called ‘Comic Art Propaganda: A Graphic History and it’s quite literally the illustrations of indoctrination.