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Biographies (2)

2,175 words, approx. 8 pages
Among American critics of the twentieth century, Lionel Trilling was especially illuminating, subtle, and wise. His consummate intelligence, which found its most congenial expression in the poise and ... Read more
16,414 words, approx. 55 pages
Lionel Trilling was one of the two or three most influential literary intellectuals in the period from 1950, when he published The Liberal Imagination, until his death in 1975, by which time he was wi... Read more