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The confrontation between America and Europe reveals not so much a rapprochement as a distortion, an unbridgeable rift. There isn' ...
For man, maximum excitement is the confrontation of death and the skillful defiance of it by watching others fed to it as he survi ...
The true use of Shakespeare or of Cervantes, of Homer or of Dante, of Chaucer or of Rabelais, is to augment one's own growing inne ...
The bed is now as public as the dinner table and governed by the same rules of formal confrontation.
I think of horror films as art, as films of confrontation. Films that make you confront aspects of your own life that are difficul ...
The "universal moments" of child rearing are in fact nothing less than a confrontation with the most basic problems of living in s ...
Hawthorne--like Poe--became a kind of virtuoso in the fiction of the inner life: the only novelist from New England as subtle as E ...
The nearest analogy to Dreiser's "personal realism" is to be found in the painter Edward Hopper, who shares Dreiser's passion for ...
It is one of the paradoxes of parenting, and often a painful paradox, that even as our children need us for love and trust, they a ...
Whether we regard the Women's Liberation movement as a serious threat, a passing convulsion, or a fashionable idiocy, it is a move ...
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