Anarchy, Aesthetics, and the Making of the Modern
Monday, February 27, 2012
Wilde: Option 1
[Posted by Julia]
In the preface, Oscar Wilde makes claims about both art and literature. He states that "the purpose of art is to conceal the artist," as well as "there is no such thing as a moral or immoral book. Books are either well written, or badly written. That is all." Is Dorian Gray truly in line with either of Wilde's arguments? How so?