Monday, June 27, 2005
Casanova the blogger
Chandrahas Choudhury delves into the life of Giacomo Casanova, and finds much to agree with in his appreciation of food. He refuses to speculate on whether Casanova would have been a blogger had he lived today, and by thus explicitly refusing, awakens that speculation in us. It is a technique women have mastered – to rouse in us what they pretend to be immune to. Casanova knew how to deal with that, of course.