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Gaston Bachelard (b. 27 Jun,1884-16 Oct,1962) French Philosopher.  Contributions in Poetics & Philosophy of Science. Introduced Concepts of Epistemological Obstacle & Epistemological Break. Rose to most prestigious positions in Académie Française; Influenced Many French Philosophers, Michel Foucault, Louis Althusser, Dominique & Jacques Derrida just a few.   http://www-centre-saclay.cea.fr/en/content/view/full/51/(offset)/120Lecourt,

inneroptics: “ Gaston Bachelard “The fundamental word corresponding to imagination is not image, but imaginary. The value of an image is measured by the extent of its imaginary radiance.

In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act. George Orwell - Edomite

"In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act." George Orwell, author of 1984 and Animal Farm

John Berger c1962, the year he moved to France.

John Berger: ‘If I’m a storyteller it’s because I listen’

On the eve of his birthday, one of the most influential writers of his generation talks about migration, Brexit, growing old – and his fondness for texting

Andre Gide by Gisele Freund "Believe those who are seeking the truth. Doubt those who find it." -- Andre Gide

"Believe those who are seeking the truth. Doubt those who find it." -- Andre Gide (photo by Gisele Freund)

Emile Zola (1840-1902) - Escritor francés, el ejemplo más importante de la escuela literaria del naturalismo y un importante contribuyente al desarrollo del naturalismo teatral.

Émile Zola - Novelist, playwright, journalist, the best-known practitioner of the literary school of naturalism, and an important contributor to the development of theatrical naturalism.

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Сегодня день рождения прекрасного Jorge Luis Borges (Хорхе Луис Борхес), 24 августа 1899 г.

© Ferdinando Scianna - Jorge Luis Borges y la boca de la verdad

Picture of Jules Gabriel Verne (8 February 1828 – 24 March 1905), a French novelist, poet, and playwright best known for his adventure novels and his profound influence on the literary genre of science fiction.

Jules Verne books [Jules Gabriel Verne February 1828 – 24 March a French novelist, poet, and playwright best known for his adventure novels and his profound influence on the literary genre of science fiction.

Luigi Pirandello (1867–1936), was an Italian dramatist, novelist, poet and short story writer. He was awarded the 1934 Nobel Prize in Literature for his "bold and brilliant renovation of the drama and the stage". Pirandello's works include novels, hundreds of short stories, and about 40 plays, some of which are written in Sicilian. Pirandello's tragic farces are often seen as forerunners of the Theatre of the Absurd.

Luigi Pirandello Italian dramatist, novelist, poet and short-story writer. "for his bold and ingenious revival of dramatic and scenic art"

José Ortega y Gasset (1883–1955) was a Spanish philosopher and essayist.

Tell me to what you pay attention and I will tell you who you are.José Ortega y Gasset

<3 MILAN KUNDERA: Together with Franz Kafka, Milan Kundera is one of my favorite writers of all time.

Paulo Coelho, Franz Kafka, Milan Kundera are some of my favorite writers of all time.

The public is nonexistent.

thevictorianlady: “ Oscar Wilde photographed by Napoleon Sarony, These photographs were taken in January of when Wilde had first arrived in America for his year long lecture tour.

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