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Professor of philosophy addresses the benefits of boredom

Lars Svendsen

Maria Rachal

January 23, 2016

Boredom can be just the state of mind necessary to make an important life change, said Lars Svendsen, a “Questioning Passion” series speaker visiting Washington and Lee from Norway last week. “I was bored with everything,” said Svendsen, a philosopher, author, and professor, prior to publishing...

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