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Brian Eno's Reading List: 20 Essential Books For Sustaining Civilization

Posted at 7:43AM Monday 10 Mar 2014

There is something inescapably alluring about the reading lists of cultural icons, perhaps because in recognizing that creativity is combinatorial and fueled by networked knowledge, we intuitively long to emulate the greatness of an admired mind by replicating the bits and pieces, in this case the ideas found in beloved books, that went into constructing it.

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