Content Tagged ‘Paul McCartney’

[Turning pensive: White Album portraits.]

Grading essays to the Beatles

October 4, 2013 | 7 Comments

The Beatles were all about this

October 22, 2011 | 9 Comments

For Meg The ceramics teacher announced on opening day that he was dividing the class into two groups. All those on the left side of the studio, he said, would be graded solely on the quantity of work they produced, all those on the right solely on its quality. His procedure was simple: on the final day of class he would bring in his bathroom scales and weigh the work of the “quantity” group: fifty pounds of pots rated an …

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