I’ve written before, here at Cultural Revue, about my deep disdain for the left’s appropriation of anti-fascist literature. I’m not mad just because they ‘re sanctimonious hypocrites. I’m mad because they don’t understand the literature.
In my recent review for Ray Bradberry’s Fahrenheit 451, I write about the tendency for people to use the book as a piece of sanctimonious partisan propaganda rather than engaging with the novel as a critique of anti-intellectualism and the dangers of mass consumer entertainment culture.
You can read the review now at GeeksUnderGrace.com!