George Steiner Quote

The new pornographers subvert this last, vital privacy; they do our imagining for us. They take away the words that were of the night and shout them over the roof-tops, making them hollow.


"Night Words," Encounter (October 1965). - Language and Silence: Essays 1958-1966 (1967)

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The new pornographers subvert this last, vital privacy; they do our imagining for us. They take away the words that were of the night and shout them...

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The new pornographers subvert this last, vital privacy; they do our imagining for us. They take away the words that were of the night and shout them...

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The new pornographers subvert this last, vital privacy; they do our imagining for us. They take away the words that were of the night and shout them...

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The new pornographers subvert this last, vital privacy; they do our imagining for us. They take away the words that were of the night and shout them...