WATCH: Q&A with Pico Iyer at Chapman University — “What is Home?”

Renowned writer Pico Iyer and Wilkinson College Dean Patrick Fuery discuss definitions of home in the 21st century, belonging to multiple cultures and traveling around the globe.

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What is Literature for? via The School of Life

via The School of Life:

“Literature is the greatest ‘reality simulator,’ a machine that puts you through infinitely more situations than you could ever directly witness… It lets you speed up time, in order to see the arc of a life from childhood to old age…Literature cures you of provincialism and, at almost no cost, turns us into citizens of the world…”

Do you agree? What do you think literature is for? Write it out!