LANGUAGES

trauma

 

der Traum = “dream” in German

trauma = “trauma” in English, French, Italian, Spanish, German, Portuguese.

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READING

“Eichmann in Jerusalem” (1963), by Hannah Arendt (1906-1975).

 

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LIFE IS A CIRCLE

Like many Westerners, we view time, and history, as linear. We picture a timeline like the ones thrust upon me in secondary-school history lessons: a straight line that begins at point A and ends at point B. Many cultures, though, don’t see it.

If you’re interested, please check out this LINK.

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