Who makes a “classic”.

/Who makes a “classic”.

I don’t really know what defines a classic, or who should get to say what one is. But I do know I find myself feeling deeply uncomfortable with any popular mentality that shames people for not reading influential white men while giving a pass to those who skip the influential black women.

–SL Huang on the “strange coincidences” of the “classics”.

2016-05-14T11:16:54+00:001st June, 2014|Tags: books|