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​The Circle of Reason in a Post-COVID-19 World

Amitav Ghosh’s novel goads us to seriously rethink our world, and finds new relevance under current circumstances.

Things fall apart; the centre cannot

hold;

Mere anarchy is loosed upon the

World,

The blood-dimmed tide is loosed, and

Everywhere

The ceremony of innocence is

Drowned;

The best lack all conviction, while the worst

Are full of passionate intensity.

— W B Yeats, “The Second Coming”

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Updated On : 29th Oct, 2020

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