Sao Paulo, August 2010
My dear international planner friend,
You have asked me to talk about books. Books! Me, of all people, who hasn’t opened a book in the last three months, since buying the goddamn iPad – which, truth be told, is more of a distraction than an encouraging tool as far as reading texts goes …
The thing is, since I received this request, I haven’t been able to come up with anything to talk about other than the Brazilian people. This is a silly, somewhat opportunist, pride of mine. After all,...