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Ishmael By: Daniel Quinn Lost References: Mikhail Bakunin said, he "saw an add in the paper to see if he wanted to save the world". ("Enter 77") The Ishmael story begins with a newspaper ad: "Teacher seeks pupil, must have an earnest desire to save the world. Apply in person."
September is Library Card Signup Month--what better time to get a card? We now have new shopper card sets, with both a standard library card AND a keychain card. From now until the end of this year, anyone can replace their current library card with a new shopper card set at no charge. In 2013, we will reinstate the replacement fee - so get your card soon!
“Who are you?” and “Where does the world come from?” are the two questions that 14-year-old Sophie Amundsen is faced with. So begins this outline of Western philosophy set in a fictional story. It’s an incredibly accessible path to thinking about philosophy, and it sheds light on the importance of certain discoveries and advances in our society.