Faking cultural interest can make you smarter and more creative

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Daisy Buchanan: As David Bowie found, attempting to impress the people around us can be the best way to become the people we want to be

Louise Robinson-Lay‘s insight:

The argument runs that trying to look cool may actually end up rubbing off. Keeping a copy of Baudelaire’s poems may eventually tempt you to read them. I love the defense of high culture here and the acceptance of everyday culture too. A thought provoking article.

See on www.guardian.co.uk


Author: loremipsem

I am Head of Teaching and Learning and teach English at an independent School in Melbourne. I am passionate about using technology as a learning tool and I love reading and literature and language.

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