Literary Names of Note: Jack London, John Dos Passos, Alan Paton
Thinkers, Essayists, Historians: Edmund Burke, William James, Albert Schweitzer (Nobel Peace prizewinner - 1952), Stephen Hawking
Popular Novelists: Horatio Alger, Jr., A. B. Guthrie , Jay McInerney
There are others on the list, as always, with Events, as nearly always, to read about each week.
This Week’s Question: Several authors born this week wrote about the effects of community and the individual upon each other. Which one wrote the following, which might well relate to library blogs as well as to the changes a society undergoes?
The community stagnates without the impulse of the individual.
The impulse dies away without the sympathy of the community.