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I thought of my grandfather and quickly dismissed him. What had an old slave to do with humanity? Perhaps it was something that Woodridge had said in the literature class back at college. I could see him vividly, half-drunk on words and full of contempt and exaltation, pacing before the blackboard chalked with quotations from Joyce, and Yeats and Sean O’Casey… I could hear him: “Stephen’s problem, like ours, was not actually one of creating the uncreated conscience of his race but of creating the uncreated features of his face. Our task is that of making ourselves individuals. The conscience … Continua a leggere Alcune cose di cui parliamo, quando parliamo di Obama, Django Unchained e altri