“It is often asked: what is the difference between imaginative literature and other sorts of intellectual endeavor? Are there any kinds of knowledge uniquely available, say, from novels and poems? Why do we read them when we could read books in psychology, sociology, moral philosophy–especially if these are illustrated with vivid examples of ethical, psychological, and social experience? There are many possible answers to such a question, and I want to explore only one of them, the one that has to do with the contrast between the miscellaneous and the integrated.”
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- Why Reading Novels is Important
- Using Sex in Espionage
- The function of a writer, literature
- The subtle difference between a "spy" and an "intelligence agent"
- The CIA, Ideology, and American Literature
- What is Life without Reading
- The Literary Industrial Complex
- Simplicity and Clarity vs Complexity in Writing
- Reading Literature Helps Chronic Pain Sufferers
- Ritzkrieg of Wartime London
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