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❮BOOKS❯ ✯ Figuring Author Maria Popova – Pamyatnik.pro Figuring explores the complexities of love and the human search for truth and meaning through the interconnected lives of several historical figures across four centuries beginning with the astronomerFiguring explores the complexities of love and the human search for truth and meaning through the interconnected lives of several historical figures across four centuries beginning with the astronomer Johannes Kepler who discovered the laws of planetary motion and ending with the marine biologist and author Rachel Carson who catalyzed the environmental movement Stretching between these figures is a cast of artists writers and scientists mostly women mostly ueer whose public contribution has risen out of thei.

R unclassifiable and often heartbreaking private relationships to change the way we understand experience and appreciate the universe Among them are the astronomer Maria Mitchell who paved the way for women in science; the sculptor Harriet Hosmer who did the same in art; the journalist and literary critic Margaret Fuller who sparked the feminist movement; and the poet Emily DickinsonEmanating from these lives are larger uestions about the measure of a good life and what it means to leave a lasting mark of be.

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Figuring PDF ¼ ↠ Epub pamyatnik.pro Maria Popova is a reader and a writer and writes about what she reads on Brain Pickings brainpickingsorg which is included in the Library of Congress permanent digital archive of culturally valuable materials She hosts The Universe in Verse—an annual charitable celebration of science through poetry—at the interdisciplinary cultural center Pioneer Works in Brooklyn

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    Figuring PDF ¼ ↠ Epub pamyatnik.pro figuring epub, Figuring MOBIFor the first third or so of the book I wasn’t uite sure what Popova was really getting at There were a lot of historical figures surrounding her “main” subjects and I was having a little bit of trouble keeping up with the jumps back and forth and I kept confusing Maria Mitchell and Margaret Fuller oops But then Popova got to her chapters on Emily Dickinson and just wow Blew me away That was when the book began to gel for me and I started to really understand that Popova was drawing all these parallels between geniuses ahead of their times their successes and set backs the rich relationships they formed some romantic some not some that


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    Figuring PDF ¼ ↠ Epub pamyatnik.pro figuring epub, Figuring MOBIThe city of Pittsburgh has 446 bridges than Venice and actually than any city in the world The prominent ones downtown have been named for local celebrities Andy Warhol Roberto Clemente David McCullough And Rachel CarsonThat’s nice and all; having a bridge named after you I mean But I think Rachel Carson would have been happier with another eponymous honor The Rachel Carson Trail a dozen miles north of her bridge and only a short drive from me I go there for solitary hikes to think to re


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    Figuring PDF ¼ ↠ Epub pamyatnik.pro figuring epub, Figuring MOBIThe author of this book Maria Popova is a well known curator of the excellent website brainpickingsorg Brain Pickings has an eclectic collection of articles books and other writings from various disciplines Each post introduces a work followed by the author's uniue take on the creative work This site has provided me tons of recommendations for what next to read And that is why I jumped into this book as soon as i saw it on my recommended list on goodreads If nothing else this book would be a treasure of trove of new paths to explore in my reading journeyThe book opens with a bang It starts with a sentence that goes on and on for ever It is probably


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    Figuring PDF ¼ ↠ Epub pamyatnik.pro figuring epub, Figuring MOBI5 ⭐️How do I begin to explain this bookIf you know about or are a reader of brainpickingsorg then all I have to say is that this book is like a lengthier version of that Popova curated facts and ideas from an array of people who are as varied as humanly possible The whole idea for the book is wonderful really and I'm not using that word ou


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    Figuring PDF ¼ ↠ Epub pamyatnik.pro figuring epub, Figuring MOBII wonder how can one review a book as expansive and immersive as Figuring without somehow falling short in revealing its true splendour to its prospective readers There’s only one thing that I can say about the book without a shadow of doubt — it is every bit as incredible and layered as Brain Pickings that is


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    Figuring PDF ¼ ↠ Epub pamyatnik.pro figuring epub, Figuring MOBIPopov's elegiacal account of the lives of a number of inspirational artists and scientists  acts as a paean to creativity and individuality and most importantly the truth The crux of the book deals with three women Maria Mitchell Harriet Hosmer and Margaret Fuller whose lives intersect not only with one another but also with the majority of the people who appear in the book from Emerson to Walt Whitman from Emily Dickinson to Elizabeth Browning these unconventional and brilliant women act as the bright stars which illuminate 19th century America Popova's profound musings on the painful and lonely nature of genius on the unbearable lightness of the beauty which the people depicted are


  10. Kristina Kristina says:

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Figuring PDF ¼ ↠ Epub pamyatnik.pro Maria Popova is a reader and a writer and writes about what she reads on Brain Pickings brainpickingsorg which is included in the Library of Congress permanent digital archive of culturally valuable materials She hosts The Universe in Verse—an annual charitable celebration of science through poetry—at the interdisciplinary cultural center Pioneer Works in Brooklyn