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"O regresso à cultura. Sim, autenticamente à cultura. Não se pode consumir muito se se fica tranquilamente sentado a ler livros."

"O regresso à cultura. Sim, autenticamente à cultura. Não se pode consumir muito se se fica tranquilamente sentado a ler livros."

Diário de Leituras

25
Jun18

OUT OF THE FOREST - Gregory P Smith

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What makes a man turn his back on society? What makes him return?

For ten years a man calling himself Will Power lived in near-total isolation in northern New South Wales, foraging for food, eating bats and occasionally trading for produce.

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Today, Dr Gregory Peel Smith, who left school at the age of fourteen, has a PhD and teaches in the Social Sciences at university. His profoundly touching and uplifting memoir is at once a unique insight into how far off track a life can go and powerful reminder that we can all find our way back if we pause for a moment in the heart of the forest.

 

Inspiração (entrevista do autor sobre ser sem-abrigo numa floresta de betão)