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Wednesday, Aug 10, 2011
by PopMatters Staff
by John Naughton
The Observer (8 May 2011)

“While France celebrates its intelligentsia, you have to go back to Orwell and Huxley to find British intellectuals at the heart of national public debate. Why did we stop caring about ideas? When did ‘braininess’ become a laughing matter?
Who are our great, neglected intellectuals?”


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