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Leaves of Grass summarizes academia

by Critical Commons Manager

In a movie about twin brothers who were separated as teenagers, Ed Norton plays both an Ivy League philosophy professor and a rural Oklahoma drug grower. In this scene, the outsider perception of academic writing is thrown into stark relief via a dialogue between the two brothers over high theory.

Leaves of Grass summarizes academia

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Two sides of Ed Norton discuss Heidegger in rural Oklahoma

from Leaves of Grass (2009)
Creator: Tim Blake Nelson
Posted by Critical Commons Manager