Affective is a collection of fresh reads, perspectives, and thought pieces

Second Person


Down & Out in Paris & London

May 24

George Orwell, one of the most celebrated Brits on the last century, is the source of today’s literary fragment, on societal attitudes to poverty. Plagiarised Wisdom is an archive of short extracts from work that has moved us, left an impact and lingered in the memory.

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Idealist

May 24

The Second Person is a project exploring the various identities that converge into who we are, the hundreds of worlds we inhabit in a day, the roles we play that are always changing. Through second person prose pieces, we try to bring out various versions of ‘you’, virtual and real, internal and external, and create an archive of self by examining interactions, beliefs, experiences or moments.

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Futurist

May 17

The Second Person is a project exploring the various identities that converge into who we are, the hundreds of worlds we inhabit in a day, the roles we play that are always changing. Through second person prose pieces, we try to bring out various versions of ‘you’, virtual and real, internal and external, and create an archive of self by examining interactions, beliefs, experiences or moments.

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Paranoid

May 03

The Second Person is a project exploring the various identities that converge into who we are, the hundreds of worlds we inhabit in a day, the roles we play that are always changing. Through second person prose pieces, we try to bring out various versions of ‘you’, virtual and real, internal and external, and create an archive of self by examining interactions, beliefs, experiences or moments.

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Oscillator

April 23

The Second Person is a project exploring the various identities that converge into who we are, the hundreds of worlds we inhabit in a day, the roles we play that are always changing. Through second person prose pieces, we try to bring out various versions of ‘you’, virtual and real, internal and external, and create an archive of self by examining interactions, beliefs, experiences or moments.

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This Is Water

April 23

David Foster Wallace, considered one of the greatest American writers of the past century, is the source for our daily fragment and we couldn’t recommend his work more. Plagiarised Wisdom is an archive of short extracts from work that has moved us, left an impact and lingered in the memory.

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Universalist

April 23

The Second Person is a project exploring the various identities that converge into who we are, the hundreds of worlds we inhabit in a day, the roles we play that are always changing. Through second person prose pieces, we try to bring out various versions of ‘you’, virtual and real, internal and external, and create an archive of self by examining interactions, beliefs, experiences or moments.