“Was not their mistake once more bred of the life of slavery that they had been living?—a life which was always looking upon everything, except mankind, animate and inanimate—‘nature,’ as people used to call it—as one thing, and mankind as another, it was natural to people thinking in this way, that they should try to make ‘nature’ their slave, since they thought ‘nature’ was something outside them” — William Morris

Friday, March 9, 2012

How to Read Any Poem, Anywhere, 16: Narration 2 (MP3)

Beginnings, middles and ends...

1 comment:

cgerrish said...

Toward the end of your lecture, you mention the Victorian painters -- if you're in San Francisco any time soon, you might want to drop in on "The Cult of Beauty: The Victorian Avant-Garde" at the Legion of Honor Museum. You can check it out here.