The falling of dusk: Hegel and Hopper

Great ideas come after twilight or, in Hegel’s words: “The owl of Minerva spreads its wings only with the falling of the dusk.” Edward Hopper (1882–1967), Conference at Night, 1949 (on the wall calendar in my office, Washington, DC, February 2016)


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