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Visions of the Impossible

The greatest taboo among serious intellectuals of the century just behind us, in fact, proved to be none of the \”transgressions\” itemized by postmodern thinkers: It was, rather, the heresy of challenging a materialist worldview. —Victoria Nelson, The Secret Life of Puppets (2002) Consider two impossible tales. Scene 1. Mark Twain was famous for mocking […] … learn more→