László F. Földényi guides readers through the history of “feeling a bit blue” in Melancholy, available in English for the first time this spring. For this Festival conversation, the Hungarian author joins world-renowned French visual artist Sophie Calle and American poet and cultural critic Wayne Koestenbaum to unearth the role this state of mind plays in our lives and the creative process.

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