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In the Beginning Was the Word (Without Footnotes)

In 1988 the Voice made canon fodder of great literature — or at least lit crit


Need a break from the flaming tweets of an apparently illiterate POTUS? Well, settle down with some great books.


From the October 1988 Voice Literary Supplement we bring you “Great Moments in Lit-Crit.” Text by the VLS editors, brilliant graphics from the pen of S.B. Whitehead.

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on September 13, 2018

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