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Camille Paglia

Monday, May 4th, 1992

Moment by moment, night flickers in the imag­i­na­tion, in eroti­cism, subverting our striv­ings for virtue and order, giving an uncanny aura to objects and persons, revealed to us by artists.” “The sea, Dionysian liquid nature, is the master image in Shake­speare’s plays. It is the wave-motion within Shake­spearean speech which trans­fixes the audi­ence even when we don’t under­stand a word of it.”

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