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Peter Singer and the Narrowing of Discourse

Posted by on Feb 24, 2020 on quillette.com

You might expect a row between a moral philosopher and a casino company to involve the former lecturing the latter on the ethics of...

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Making Homer and Vergil Optional at Oxford Won’t ‘Diversify’ Classics

Posted by on Feb 24, 2020 on quillette.com

When I was in sixth grade, the English teachers at my New York all-girls’ school started revamping the decades-old curriculum. First, they...

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On the Study of Great Books

Posted by on Feb 23, 2020 on quillette.com

Anyone familiar with Australian universities will recognize the opportunistic hype produced by their marketing departments and distilled...

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Don’t Blame Neoliberalism for ‘Postmodern Conservatism’

Posted by on Feb 23, 2020 on quillette.com

The last decade has been an age of political tumult. The rise of right-wing populism is ascendant across the West. Liberal democracy and...

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How Anonymous, Unproven Accusations Turned Mike Tunison’s Career Into MeToo Road Kill

Posted by on Feb 23, 2020 on quillette.com

Mike Tunison has become the latest writer to go public with details of life among The Canceled. In a newly published essay, the...

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