The Enlightenment Coffeehouses * I’d love to see the return of these old coffeehouses

The London coffeehouses of the 17th & 18th centuries were the engines of creation that helped drive the Enlightenment – the European intellectual movement of the time that emphasized reason and individualism rather than tradition. Their history is a fascinating one. Modern day coffee shops such as the likes of Starbucks, Costa Coffee, and Caffè … Continue reading The Enlightenment Coffeehouses * I’d love to see the return of these old coffeehouses