The Fantasy Satires

Making Literature Great Again

Cynthia Giles
Sep 1, 2021 · 6 min read

New Trump Project Restores True Meaning of “Great Books”

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It’s often overlooked that Donald Trump — though not a “humanitarian” in any usual sense of that word — is indisputably a “humanist,” cut from the Renaissance mold. Like Petrarch and Rabelais, he is dedicated to recovering the many ideas and works that have been corrupted or obscured for centuries…