Notes and Reflections on Books and Media
by Hannah Leitheiser
travels with herodotus
ryszard kapuściński's first foreign assignment transports him from communist poland to india. emaciated rickshaw drivers jostle for his attention, and he resolves to walk. extremes of culture -- "everyone is your brother." or "everyone has their place."
i see rickshaws in minneapolis now as well, but the drivers seem not to be starving.