Weekly most moving moment: A collection of emotions moving through time

Today we have a moving moment which represents a rather personal one for me. I stumbled upon a video capturing the development of a human –  “Portrait of Lotte, 0 to 20 years”; made by the Dutch artist and filmmaker Frans Hofmeester. When watching it I was deeply moved but …

Weekly most moving moment: Moving China Award

For today’s most moving moment we have something different. We have a joint cluster of moving moments, so to speak. We borrow from Alan Fiske’s narrative [1] for it: “China Central television, also state-owned, is the largest broadcaster in China. Since 2002, with the sponsorship of the Industrial and Commercial Bank …

Weekly most moving moment: Learning from the Greeks

In Homer’s Odyssey there is a scene where the author tries to capture what “father and son” kama muta could look like: In this scene Odysseus’s son Telemachos has long been away searching for Odysseus: “[…] his beloved son stood in the forecourt. Amazed the swineherd started up, and the vessels, where …