Roberto Hoyle <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> If you haven't read one of the books, doesn't that argue for it's lack of 'greatness?'

Elizabeth Winter <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> Gosh, I hope not.  I think it argues for better literature programs in our K-12 and universities....

It also argues for a moratorium on publishing new books until we all
have time to catch up.  (I'm still working my way through the 5th
century B.C.)


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> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Roberto Hoyle" <[log in to unmask]>
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> Sent: Thursday, November 4, 2010 4:03:12 PM
> Subject: Re: [CODE4LIB] how 'great' are the great books
> On Nov 4, 2010, at 11:24 AM, McAulay, Elizabeth wrote:
>> i agree with keith's comments about having a 'what have you read?' portion first. I had to answer "i don't know" to most of the questions because if I hadn't read both of the works, i didn't want to choose one over the other. i have a master's in English and i think only one out of 20 comparisons i answered included two works i had read.
> r.