Attention: A Love Story with Joshua Cohen
Casey Schwartz examines what it means to pay attention in the age of distraction and revisits what writers as different as David Foster Wallace and Simone Weil have had to say on the subject. Schwartz will be in conversation with Joshua Cohen, author of Attention: Dispatches from a Land of Distraction.
This event is part of The Center for Fiction’s “On Reading” series: What makes us return to stories we’ve read, sometimes again and again, and how do we make time for this life-enriching pleasure? On Reading is a passionate and motivating call to lead a well-read life.