Fabricio Chiquio Boppré

370 days ago

What he was really leading us to was the one true church of intellectual curiosity and open-mindedness. There was subtlety and elegance in his reasoning, generosity, and the best kind of skepticism: the skepticism that turns back on the author himself.

Lester Bangs: Truth-teller

newyorker.com

The second post in a series in which we ask what book or writer our contributors have returned to again and again. Every reader, starting from childhood, draws his own map of the world of letters. There is liable to be some outside guidance here and there, naturally.