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The Némirovsky Question
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by Peter Hayes
"Good teaching, whether in person or via the pages of a book, requires the capacity to inspire along with one other vital component: empathy, the ability to sense where listeners and readers are, to reach that place, and to bring them to a new location."
by Molly Peacock
"I have to be patient with my former analyst, Joan Stein, now 82. We have embarked on a new relationship. It’s a bit like a watercolor of the old relationship."