Archives for September 8, 2013

Hi 5: Why Criticism Matters; Alissa Wilkinson; William James Bookseller; Facebook Followers

Here's today's Hi 5 to the Face report. Hi 5s are going out to...Adam Kirsch, senior editor of The New Republic: For contributing to The New York Times feature Why Criticism Matters." In an editorial titled "The Will Not to Power, but to Self-Understanding," Hirsch spells out something that lines right up with an approach to criticism that I whole-heartedly ¬†embrace.Alissa Wilkinson: For posting this excerpt from Kirsch's article on her blog, which led us to the whole inspiring article. … [Read more...]