The Chimera of Progress ?
“All you have to do is to think about Samuel Beckett : a mind so dark that it makes you wonder if the Renaissance really took place” ….poet John Berryman
“And then a plank in Reason, broke…” Emily Dickinson
In 1933-34 Chicago hosted a world’s fair with the title A Century of Progress International Exposition, with the theme of technological innovation. Its motto was Science Finds, Industry Applies, Man Adapts. There were close to forty million ...Continue Reading →