Grim Tidings
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Grim Tidings

The Veiled Collusion of the Arts and Sciences

How those academic disciplines are unlikely partners in the domestication of the wilderness

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Decades before the more familiar American culture war between the polarized tribes of the so-called smug, cheese-eating elites and the basket of MAGA deplorables, there was a more rarefied cultural conflict that simmered in the Ivory…




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Benjamin Cain

Benjamin Cain

Knowledge condemns. Art redeems. I learned that as an artistic writer who did a doctorate in philosophy. We should try to see the dark comedy in all things.

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