Aristotle’s Timely Guide to Human Happiness

Aristotle’s Timely Guide to Human Happiness

By Auguste Meyrat One of the paradoxes of modernity is that as living has become easier and more pleasurable, people have become sadder. Depression and loneliness were already major problems in the developed world, and have become even worse with the COVID-19...
A Cautionary Tale for Our Loveless World

A Cautionary Tale for Our Loveless World

By Auguste Meyrat At the time of its publication in 1856, Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert scandalized audiences by glamorizing adultery and ridiculing marriage and religion. The novel’s story is about Emma Roualt, the wife of a dimwitted country doctor, Charles...

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