George Steiner

A New Literacy" rel="bookmark">weekend-readsA New Literacy

This essay was originally presented by George Steiner as the Eighth Athenaeum Lecture on 15 September 2005. "A New Literacy" was first published in Great Britain by the Athenaeum, Pall Mall, London, and is reprinted here with the author's permission. The very notion of "literacy" is inseparable from the history of monasticism and of church ...

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