30 avril 2016

Lessons From ‘Stoner’

http://chronicle.com/img/photos/biz/linguafranca-45.pngBy . When the writer Jim Harrison died last month, I came across the following quote from one of his books:

“I wasn’t very long at Stony Brook,” he writes in Off to the Side, “when it occurred to me that the English department had all the charm of a streetfight where no one actually landed a punch.”

I promptly put this quote up on Facebook. More...

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