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Book Roundup, 10/7: Chris Hedges – Empire of Illusion: The End of Literacy and the Triumph of Spectacle

Chris Hedges: Empire of Illusion: The End of Literacy and the Triumph of Spectacle (Nation Books, 2009, 240 pgs.): Unless relentlessly bleak political screeds and social forecasting are your thing, steer clear of Hedges’s monotonous doling out of everything terrible in America. I came to this book after having read a few excerpts online and … Continue reading