The Canon Wars, Contd.
From the New York Times.
I guess times change.
As for the notion that humanities departments railroad students toward "liberal" opinions, right-brained humanities students, who like to read and don't much care for profits, are predisposed to be "generous" of opinion -- the original meaning of the word "liberal".
My grad school profs were infinitely more interested in teaching the discipline that teaching petty politics. But it's true that there are bad apples.
No profanes - sacred