Remembering Allan Bloom

Orwin, Clifford
June 1993
American Scholar;Summer93, Vol. 62 Issue 3, p423
Academic Journal
Pays tribute to Allan Bloom, a teacher for whom the classroom was the center of his life. Taught at many places, most notably in Chicago's Basic Program, Cornell and Toronto; The consumate topic of discussion; Method of teaching; Accusations that he was an ideologue; French sojourns pervaded his teaching; Vices; Completion of his second book entitled `Love and Friendship,' which dealt with his lifelong favorite themes as treated by his favorite writers; Details.


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