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Teaching Literary Criticism Without Literature

Thomas Bertonneau:

Today’s students have read few books. What they have read is typically the topical, published-yesterday fiction that the hucksters of the scholastic book market sell to the middle schools and high schools as “edgy,” “with it,” or “out-of-the-headlines” portrayals of teenage anxiety. 67 more words


Teach Them About Beauty

Milton dictates to his daughters, by Eugène Delacroix

Anthony Esolen recommends a weapon to be used against the pornogogues running the public schools and teaching very little of anything — … 53 more words