Saturday, September 26, 2009
September 26: And The World Rocked With Laughter (Vol. 14, pp. 29-35)
Cervantes' "Don Quixote" went into print this day in 1604, which warrants another selection from that masterpiece. There are not many novels that still stand up after four centuries and is known in the popular culture even by people who've never read it. Granted, it took a hit Broadway musical to do that, but "Don Quixote" still resonates today.