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Summer Solstice Roundup

–In the current issue of Commentary magazine, essayist Joseph Epstein has an article entitled “Good Grief.” This is a fairly light discussion of the heavy subjects of grieving and bereavement. In the course of the discussion, this appears: With Jessica … Continue reading

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Waugh Out of Context

Writer Joseph Epstein in the latest issue of ┬áCommentary┬ámagazine reviews┬áRichard Bradford’s book Literary Rivals. The article entitled, “‘You Stink’, He Explained”, opens with a quote from Evelyn Waugh: ÔÇťHumility is not a virtue propitious to the artist. It is often … Continue reading

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