Sisyphus goes to school

The New Criterion is back from their summer hiatus, and while Dalrymple does not have an extended essay in the new edition, he does have a review of the book Bad Students, Not Bad Schools by Robert Weissberg, which he partially praises and partially criticizes.

Read it here (subscription required)

5 thoughts on “Sisyphus goes to school

  1. Ola Q. Nordmann

    Is it worth 3 bucks? I’d love to read Dalrymple’s thoughts on this subject.

    Or will his New Criterion pieces later be released in books (like his Spectator ones?)

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  2. Adrian

    The New Criterion (TNC) articles must be paid for, unless you have access to a university account: most unis have TNC in their library archives. But if you have the money, TNC is well worth the price: it’s really one of the best mags around.

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