Ideas of the Decade

camille_paglia creative intelligence picFor their 10th-anniversary issue The Chronicle Review, the US higher-education journal, asked scholars and illustrators to answer  this  question: What will be the defining idea of the coming decade, and why?

Here's an excerpt from the response by Camille Paglia, taking the words out of my mouth, while spicing them up and spitting them at her colleagues and students in true Paglia style:

“…The humanities have been gutted by four decades of pretentious

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