In Honor of Faces For several centuries the pose in a portrait served as a key element, and was often joined chiefly with the sitter’s clothing, and occasionally the background, as crucial supplements. […]
The Poets Low Rate For several decades many readers of modern American poetry have believed that Countee Cullen was a lesser poet than Langston Hughes. This judgment is rather sharply at odds with how the […]
This Product Will Change Your Life Cultural critics generally place themselves at a distance from material culture. They may critique the world, but they don’t seem to inhabit it.
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