The facebook Founder has in a recent facebook post, describes this year as a Year of Books.
In his facebook post today 28th December, 2015 he says:
'My personal challenge this year was A Year of Books -- to read a new book every other week.
Reading has given me more perspective on a number of topics-- from science to religion, from poverty to prosperity, from health to energy to social justice, from political philosophy to foreign policy, and from history to futuristic fiction.
This challenge has been intellectually fulfilling, and I come away with a greater sense of hope and optimism that our society can make greater progress in all of these areas.
It's fitting to end the year with The Beginning of Infinity by David Deutsch, about how the way we explain things unlocks greater possibilities.
To the many thousands of people who followed along with my A Year of Books, thank you! I've had more great discussions about these books than I'd imagined. I'm interested to hear what you all learned along the way, and what books resonated with you most'
What did you learn from this?
By Ethelbert Obinna Umeh