Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

(adjective) having a purpose in and not apart from itself

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autotelic



when I was that age had none of the clarity and assuredness of Sagan’s work, they were autotelic and inscrutable and quite often when I read back over them I didn’t understand them at all

—p.78 by Claire-Louise Bennett
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1 year, 5 months ago


Still, the jouissance sadism taps can become autotelic, can shock consciences far wider than the hard Left.

—p.41 On Social Saidsm (17) by China Miéville
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2 years, 8 months ago


Autotelic education requires, in her view, a radical transformation of our cultural institutions, social expectations, and economic lives.

—p.16 A Little Potboiler (1) by Lee Konstantinou
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1 year ago