Jeffrey Hart is professor of English emeritus at Dartmouth College. He is the author of many books, most recently The Making of the American Conservative Mind: National Review and Its Times (ISI Books) and Smiling Through the Cultural Catastrophe: Toward the Revival of Higher Education (Yale University Press).
|Delighting in the Great Books|
|By: James Seaton|
|Posted: February 6, 2002|
|This article appeared in: Vol. II , Number 2 - Winter 2002|
Though books can do evil as well as good, Hart concludes that the truth and beauty of great works makes ultimately for their goodness...