… He had, in odd ways, given it to every moment of his life, and had perhaps given it most fully when he was unaware of his giving. It was a passion neither of the mind nor of the flesh ; rather, it was a force that comprehended them both, as if they were but the matter of love, its specific substance. To a woman or to a poem, it said simply : Look ! I am alive …
Public and participative discussion on the words and loves of a university man in Stoner (1965) by John Williams.
Explore the text and pick a few passages to discuss together !
Free and open to all !
Saturday 5 August 2017
Coffee Home, Delhi