On Velvet Undergrounds and Velvet Revolutions: Havel and Jonathan Richman

Last month, poet, playwright, political philosopher and [former-Czech] president Václav Havel died. While this blog has a commitment to no pop culture and no politics (as those subjects are indubitably covered more capably and thoroughly elsewhere on the internet), the more I read about Havel the more my admiration grows. Havel’s most famous writing is … Continue reading