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The Unnamable Present

by Calasso, Roberto hardback, 208 pages
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Penguin Books Ltd 
09/04/2019 
United Kingdom 

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Tourists, terrorists, secularists, hackers, fundamentalists, transhumanists, algorithmicians: in this book Roberto Calasso considers the tribes that inhabit and inform the world today. A world that feels more elusive than ever before. Yet once contrasted with the period between 1933 and 1945, when the world made a partially successful attempt at self-annihilation, the new millennium begins to take on an unprecedented form.

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