The Practical Polymath

Florian Maganza
Blending ideas from different disciplines and applying them to everyday life
Created 17 Jan 2021
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  • Gallery Gaslighting
    26 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 6 0
    Hi Friends, Happy Thanksgiving to those of you who are celebrating it! My parents are visiting from Europe this week. We went to Jackson Heights in Queens to see the apartment my mother lived in when ...
  • Knausgaard on Writing
    20 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 6 0
    Hi Friends, Greetings from Brooklyn! Welcome to our new subscribers this week! If you don’t remember why you’re here, this is your weekly edition of the Practical Polymath. Every Friday, I publish a p...
  • A Museum of Words
    13 Nov 2021 • 2 min read • 5 1
    Hi Friends, Greetings from Brooklyn! This week I spent a lot of time wandering around New York city, exploring neighborhoods and catching up with the exhibitions I never have time to go to. If I had t...
  • Soundscapes
    06 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 7 2
    Hi Friends, Greetings from Brooklyn! Welcome to the 15 new people who subscribed this week. There’s plenty to read out there so I’m humbled that you chose to invite me into your inbox. On Monday, I ha...
  • Urban Wandering
    30 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 9 1
    Hi Friends, Greetings from Brooklyn! A warm welcome to our new subscribers this week. Hope you enjoy this edition. Florian Urban Wandering Some people love to take hikes in nature and soak in the stil...
  • Memory Lane
    23 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 6 6
    Hi Friends, Greeting from Brooklyn. Welcome to the latest edition of the Practical Polymath. If you’re new here, every Friday I send a fragment of thought along with a few links that I think are worth...
  • Moonshot
    16 Oct 2021 • 1 min read • 6 2
    Hi Friends, Greetings from sunny Brooklyn. It’s almost Halloween and yet it still feels like summer. I could say this is my favorite season but every season in New York is just as delightful. Until ne...
  • Running Thoughts
    09 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 4 1
    Hi Friends, Greetings from Brooklyn! If you’re reading this, thank you. I’m grateful that you’re inviting me into your inbox every week. It’s a privilege that I don’t take lightly in a world where tim...
  • DeLorean Diary
    02 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 8 2
    Hi Friends, Greetings from Brooklyn. If you’re one of the twelve new subscribers, welcome! Every Friday, I publish a piece that fits in the palm of your hand and share three links that are worth your ...
  • The Philosopher Child
    25 Sep 2021 • 1 min read • 7 0
    Hi Friends, Greetings from Brooklyn! Last weekend we had to make a very exciting last minute trip to Washington DC. The National Geographic documentary my wife scored won an Emmy Award so we celebrate...
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