David Levering Lewis Quote: “I felt in my bones that…”

I felt in my bones that Alfred Kazin was right to suggest that ‘the deepest side of being American is the sense of being like nothing before us in history’ – a historical conceit that privileged biography as the narrative of the exceptionalist experience.

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Name: David Levering Lewis
Profession: Historian
Nationality: American
Birthday: May 25, 1936
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