“The Hunt for Genghis Khan’s Tomb”
Maybe they’ve finally found: him.
Associate Professor of Economics, North Carolina State Univ.
Whereas once any layman could instantly appreciate the beauty and craftsmanship of say, Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa, Michelangelo’s David, or a great classical symphony, in the 20 century, modern art became merely an excuse for the artist and his champion critic to write a treatise explaining the work of art in the first place. But what caused art to become so insular?
President Bush warned the nation about what would happen if we left Iraq too soon. Now that Obama has bungled