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Since the fin has come a little early this siecle and anomie is all the rage, wry, dry tenderness is a suspect commodity.
Xenophobia looks like becoming the mass ideology of the 20th-century fin-de-siècle. What holds humanity together today is the den ...
Those colorful denizens of male despair, the Bowery bum and the rail-riding hobo, have been replaced by the bag lady and the welfa ...
The white dominant culture seemed to think that once the Indians were off the reservations, they'd eventually become like everybod ...
We need a new kind of feminism, one that stresses personal responsibility and is open to art and sex in all their dark, unconsolin ...
Now sleeps the crimson petal, now the white;
Nor waves the cypress in the palace walk;
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When the ice is covered with snow, I do not suspect the wealth under my feet; that there is as good as a mine under me wherever I ...
The day of my birth, my death began its walk. It is walking toward me, without hurrying.
Was it an intellectual consequence of this 'rebirth,' of this new dignity and rigor, that, at about the same time, his sense of be ...
He remembered the dissolute adventures in which his senses, his nervous system and his mind had indulged; he saw himself corroded ...
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