The Past in the Present
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Quijote Talk: Jennifer Kabat
Joshua Sperling with David Levi Strauss: Book launch: A Writer of Our Time: The Life & Writings of John Berger (2018, Verso)
The practice of criticism involves making finer and finer distinctions among like things, but it is also a way to ask fundamental questions about art and life. The MFA program in Art Writing is designed to give students a grounding in the philosophical and historical bases of criticism, to improve both their writing and their seeing, and to provide sources that they can draw on for the rest of their lives.