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Piquant excerpts lifted from Touchstone editors' own reading & listening.



When I read their discussion of a poem, I feel as if I were reading an account of a great swimming competition in which the author reported only on the temperature of the water.

Harold Bloom
on certain Deconstructionists; quoted in "Remembering Harold Bloom" by Neil Arditi, Jewish Review of Books (Winter 2020)


Education Commonplaces #71 Jan/Feb 2021

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