Denis Donoghue (academic) Quote

The truth of art consists in its power to break the monopoly that those in power exercise by defining what is real.


The old moderns: essays on literature and theory (ed. Knopf, 1994)

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The truth of art consists in its power to break the monopoly that those in power exercise by defining what is real.

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The truth of art consists in its power to break the monopoly that those in power exercise by defining what is real.

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The truth of art consists in its power to break the monopoly that those in power exercise by defining what is real.

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The truth of art consists in its power to break the monopoly that those in power exercise by defining what is real.