What’s classical? Who’s classical? Whose classical? Huh?

This from a fascinating blog on classical education as it is defined since Dorothy Sayers and how Charlotte Mason understood it. So who’s really classical?

It is fascinating to me how we bandy about words like ‘classical,’ ‘education,’ liberal arts,’ and more, tossing them lightly into the air, taking them for granted, when if we stop to open them up, they are like treasure boxes or Faberge Eggs, full of tiny gems, rich meaning, and pictures, ideas, and a history we never realized.

For more, click here.


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