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Articles with keyword "Michel de Montaigne"

Mark Lilla

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A Chat with Mark Lilla about Those Who Think "History Has Gone Off Course"

An explanation of the history and effects of reactionary movements

portrait of Montaigne

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Our Contemporary, Montaigne: He Pioneered the Personal Essay and Made Candor Literary

Montaigne invented the personal essay and made candor literary.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

What accounts for Emerson's endurance as a writer?