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Walking/Thinking

Here’s an unusual article about mental improvements simply attained by walking.

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Why Walking Helps Us Think

 

By Ferris Jabr

The New Yorker

September 3, 2014

 

In Vogues 1969 Christmas issue, Vladimir Nabokov offered some advice for teaching James Joyce’s “Ulysses”:

 

“Instead of perpetuating the pretentious

nonsense of Homeric, chromatic, and

visceral chapter headings, instructors

should prepare maps of Dublin with

Bloom’s and Stephen’s intertwin-

ing itineraries clearly traced.”

 

He drew a charming one himself.… Keep reading