After the magical act accomplished by Joyce with Ulysses, perhaps we are getting away from it.
The Iliad is the private lives of people thrown into disorder by history.
America must raise an empire of permanent duration, supported upon the grand pillars of Tr...- Nathanael Greene
Sometimes history takes things into its own hands.- Thurgood Marshall
This war is not necessary. We are truly sleepwalking through history.- Robert Byrd
Live out of your imagination, not your history.- Stephen R. Covey
History is an angel being blown backwards into the future.- Laurie Anderson
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|Birth:||21st February, 1903|
|Death:||25th October, 1976|
Raymond Queneau was a French novelist, poet and the co-founder of Ouvroir de littérature potentielle. Born in Le Havre, Seine-Maritime, Queneau was the only child of Auguste Queneau and Joséphine Mignot. He received his first baccalauréat in 1919 for Latin and Greek, and a second in 1920 for philosophy, then studied at the Sorbonne where he was a fair student of both letters and mathematics, graduating with certificates in philosophy and psychology.
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