Example sentences for: aesthetics

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  • This is absurd--if we do think about the white settlers' misdeeds when looking at Levinthal's work, it's only because of how much our cultural dialogue now emphasizes them--and the urge to protect Levinthal from potential charges of political insensitivity is part of the same lock-step aesthetics that seem to follow Levinthal everywhere.

  • She recently published a book called The Language of Silence , about German literature's relationship to the Holocaust, in which she accuses Grass of a flippant disregard for Germany's victims: "[T]here is an ingrained obtuseness and insensitivity to those who suffered and died, evident in a language where silence is veiled in verbal dexterity and a creative exuberance rooted in pre-Holocaust aesthetics."

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  • description of "the Stalinist aesthetics of the Weekly Standard ." How often have I, the author of nearly 20 literary reviews for the Standard , cursed as the jackbooted minions of editors Kristol, Podhoretz, and Barnes pounded on my door in the dead of night, delivering the latest Politburo ukase on the proper interpretation of 20 th -century literature.

  • The Imperial Palace (Kyoto Gosho) and the Katsura and Shugakuin imperial villas are mandatory destinations for anyone with even a shred of interest in Japanese architecture, design, and aesthetics.

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