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Book Review: The Anatomy Of Influence

The Anatomy Of Influence:  Literature As A Way Of Life, by Harold Bloom There are many reasons why this is a terrible book.  At least it is an honestly terrible book.  There are some books where the author tries to … Continue reading

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Book Review: How To Read A Book And Why (2)

How To Read A Book And Why, by Harold Bloom As entertaining as the author is to read, there are some deep problems with this book.  Any author who is content to make casual libels of conservatives and religious folk … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Anxiety Of Influence

The Anxiety Of Influence:  A Theory Of Poetry, by Harold Bloom There is the raw material, or at least the germ of an idea, for a good book somewhere in this mess.  There are some books that are simply ill-conceived … Continue reading

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