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Reporter's Notebook

All posts from: June 2011

Wendy Gordon and the Casaubon delusion

Thu, 16 Jun 2011

At the AQR Trends Day in London today, Acacia Avenue co-founder Wendy Gordon explains how she sees parallels between herself and Edward Casaubon, a key character in the novel Middlemarch by George Eliot. Casaubon devotes his life to a futile search for an explanatory framework for the whole of mythology.