Literature: A Men’s Club?

Virginia Woolf photographed by Gisèle Freund

A few months back, I had my bike fixed in a little shop in Copenhagen. While waiting for it, I chatted with the mechanic who happened to also have a master in literature. Chatting about books to read to his newly born, he suddenly looked at me and said: “I’ve never read a good book… Continue reading Literature: A Men’s Club?

Feeling stressed?

The beginning of a journey mapping stress in literature So. This is it. The beginning of my thesis in literature. I’ve set sail to conquer the world. My goal is not a small one and I won’t settle for less. I want to show how literature is actually a way to take the temperature of… Continue reading Feeling stressed?