Curator Notes Edition-4

An edited selection of books, articles, videos, and other content I lingered on and considered. 

 

Cosmopolitans

In Defense of Cosmopolitanism — HBR

The Myth of Cosmopolitanism — NYT

 

Dandies

Whatever happened to dandyism? — The Idler

Why the Dandy is a Subversive Work of Public Art? — Aeon

 

Dictatorships

Animal Farm: 1984 — George Orwell

How to Build an Autocracy — The Atlantic

 

Females

Milk and Honey — Rupi Kaur

The Good Sort of Woman — The Idler

 

Minorities

13th — Ava Duvernay

The Future is Mixed Race — Aeon

 

Quotes

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself. — Leo Tolstoy

The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history. —  George Orwell