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When Literature was Science

When Literature was Science

MRB September 7, 2017 0

Clio Doyle reviews Claire Preston’s The Poetics of Scientific Investigation in Seventeenth-Century England  Science was everywhere in the seventeenth century, especially in literature. For example, it was in this century that Margaret Cavendish wrote

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MRBlog: Ed Silver on <i>Interstellar</i>

MRBlog: Ed Silver on Interstellar

Ed Silver December 17, 2014 0

Ed Silver: Will self-knowledge be sustained or is it destined to collapse under the weight of human selfishness? NB: See also Christopher B. Hays’s reflection on Interstellar.  In the summer of 2000, I was living

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