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The Cursed Generation

Posted by on Dec 13, 2012 in Featured, Sustainability | 0 comments

The Cursed Generation

A generation is a certain age group at a certain time living on earth. Every generation is called according to the historic point they live. The generation of Ernest Hemingway (1899-19610) was called the lost Generation (1+2). In fact, the term was popularized by the author himself in his novel The Sun Also Rises. Hemingway credits Gertrude Stein (3) to have coined the term. Generation X  is used to describe the post-World War II baby-boom generation. This term was originally coined by...

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