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What We’ve Been Reading—11.6.14

From First Thoughts

Reading Don Quixote sounds like a daunting proposition. The book is, after all, both very long and an undisputed “classic.” That it has gained such an intimidating reputation seems like yet another of the book’s inexhaustible jokes, for reading it is much less like sitting down to watch Andrei Rublev than finding oneself pulled into an Arrested Development Netflix binge. Both take time, but only one is a chore. Continue Reading »