Starting [en]

I’ve received all kinds of papers clamouring I must move on from college. There was the diploma, then the grades and now an official notice of ex-matriculation. It is beginning to sink in now. I’ve been talking with different people who are in this position. Anxiety creeps upon us all in similar ways. For many, […]

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Notes on duty and the pursuit of glory in The Epic of Gilgamesh [en]

I’ve loved The Epic of Gilgamesh ever since I read it first in French a few years ago. Recently, I bought Andrew George’s Penguin Classics edition (from which all the references are drawn). I am by no means a specialist of Gilgamesh since my research in secondary literature wasn’t formal nor complete. These notes concern my interest in […]

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