Tag: the tyranny of now

  • Speaking Volumes: Stoner and the tyranny of now

    Speaking Volumes: Stoner and the tyranny of now

     (Published in the Business Standard, January 7, 2013) Towards the end of 2013, I found an old interview with Mahmood Farooqui, the historian and story-teller. Many things that year had reminded me of his words: “We’re living with a loss of our sense of history… We live in a contemporary present where what happened two […]