The Guy Davenport Reader

The Guy Davenport Reader

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“The difference between the Parthenon and the World Trade Center, between a French wine glass and a German beer mug, between Bach and John Philip Sousa, between Sophocles and Shakespeare, between a bicycle and a horse, though explicable by historical moment, necessity, and destiny, is before all else a difference of imagination.

The imagination is like the drunk man who has lost his watch, and must get drunk again to find it. It is as intimate as speech and custom,… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Counterpoint (July 01, 2013)

Collection: NONE

Format: EPUB

Page count: 400 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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