Quote of the Week- Sheer Pointlessness

by - Sunday, May 18, 2014


 "Because subjects like literature and art history have no obvious material pay-off, they tend to attract those who look askance at capitalist notions of utility. The idea of doing something purely for the delight of it has always rattle the grey-bearded guardians of the state. Sheer pointlessness has always been a deeply subversive affair." -Terry Eagleton

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