Select Reading List for "Ruins" Thematic

 

Paul Celan, "Death Fugue" (1948)

Jean Luis Borges, "Funes, The Memorious" (1944)

Walter Benjamin, "Theses on the Philosophy of History" (1940)

Chinua Achebe, Things Fall Apart (1996)

Benedict Anderson, Imagined Communities (1991)

New York Times, "From Syria, an Atlas of a Country in Ruins" (2014)