"The Frightened Philistines"

Macleish, Archibald; Mc Giffert, John; Sylvester, Harry; Mellquist, Jerome
December 1944
New Republic;12/18/44, Vol. 111 Issue 25, p838
Presents letters to the editor referencing Jim Farrell's article "The Frightened Philistines," published in the December 4, 1944 issue. Farrell's challenge to literary critics who demand positive attitude in writing; Charge of materialism, despair and preoccupation with sexual anarchy leveled against the authors Farrell defends.


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