On the other hand, it is clear that he takes himself very seriously in terms of theory--likely imagines that no one on this list could possibly understand the depth of his thought on Adorno, etc. It might surprise him that a key member of this list has, sort of in his spare time, provided the English speaking world with the go-to translation of Negative Dialectics (thanks, BTW Dennis)--and many others, while performing entire other careers, could probably go head to head with him on readings of Critical Theory. It is a helpful reminder to me, as I get involved in this academic gig, to stay humble. And, of course, to stay away for ascots.
On Sat, Apr 10, 2010 at 20:16, Doug Henwood <dhenwood at panix.com> wrote:
> By the way, not to personalize this or anything (though Ian Bone would urge
> just that), but this photo reminds me of my old Party of the Right