George Steiner, a certain idea of knowledge | Teaching in the XXI century | Scoop.it

..."Nietzsche, Heraclitus and Dante are the heroes of his new book, The Poetry of Thought, but for the moment they can wait. George Steiner welcomes us into his house in Cambridge with a whimsical anecdote delivered over coffee and panettone: when the Eurostar was launched, he offered a shilling to the first child to see a fish in the Channel Tunnel."...


Via Ana Cristina Pratas