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Re: "A transgressive challenge..."

Posted by ESC on July 17, 2003

In Reply to: "A transgressive challenge to the valorization of hegemonic narrativity?" posted by Word Camel on July 17, 2003

: Or simply dreadful writing?

: Here's a link to an amusing but sad commentary on crimes against language by "literary scholars".

Good article. I sent it to my son, an English major. A professor from his school was mentioned. My two favorite quotes:

Is it now mandatory to write badly?"

Northrop Frye used to say that if you don't care about being educated, a little animal cunning will get you a degree...