Saturday, September 19, 2009

Weekend reading

Carl Jung and The Holy Grail of the Unconscious;
Some people feel that nobody should read the book, and some feel that everybody should read it. The truth is, nobody really knows. Most of what has been said about the book — what it is, what it means — is the product of guesswork, because from the time it was begun in 1914 in a smallish town in Switzerland, it seems that only about two dozen people have managed to read or even have much of a look at it.

What will it take in the Middle East

A settler tosses wine at a Palestinian woman on Shuhada Street in Hebron