We bad-movie watchers have our own anticriteria, the sorts of badness we prefer.
The Great American Novel? Why are we still banging on about that old thing?
Distance can breed ignorance of the ecosystems and individual animal lives that feed us.
Could Sontag the woman ever live up to Sontag the persona?
A human person is a historical being, in whom the past remains immanent in the present, and whom the wear and tear of time enhances rather than diminishes.
Not every endeavor aimed at improving the political literacy of adults is headed by undemocratic schoolmarms.
The principal experience of the art I encountered, I found, was not the art itself, but the uncertainty and complexity of my own subjective response.
Even as he was sharpening and deepening his critique of capitalism’s effects on democracy, Habermas never jettisoned his faith in the idea of democracy itself.
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