“My favorite entries, though, are those in which [Barthes] attains a moment of clarity, and the banality of mourning—its day-to-dayness—transmits a farsighted wisdom: ‘I am either lacerated or ill at ease and occasionally subject to gusts of life.’” —Managing editor Nicole Rudick on Roland Barthes’s Mourning DiaryRead more of what we’re loving this week here.

“My favorite entries, though, are those in which [Barthes] attains a moment of clarity, and the banality of mourning—its day-to-dayness—transmits a farsighted wisdom: ‘I am either lacerated or ill at ease and occasionally subject to gusts of life.’” —Managing editor Nicole Rudick on Roland Barthes’s Mourning Diary

Read more of what we’re loving this week here.

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