On a tightrope, in search of fear | Curio

On a tightrope, in search of fear

14 mins | Jul 13, 2017

When you tip toe along a tight rope strung between two skyscrapers, it is natural to be scared; what is exceptional is to then rise above it and achieve the unthinkable. The world-renowned high-wire artist Philippe Petit , writing in Lapham's Quarterly, provides a guide-line to coping with fear.

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From Lapham's Quarterly