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(noun) a eulogistic oration or writing / (noun) formal or elaborate praise

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When Brecht became a panegyrist of its harmony, his lyric voice had to swallow chalk, and it started to grate.

—p.187 Commitment (177) by Theodor W. Adorno
3 years, 5 months ago

Kennedy’s panegyric to marriage as a form of existential identification with another human is of little interest to the immigration agents who decide what counts as “real” marriage and which partners get to live in this country.

—p.85 Love According to the State (81) by Natasha Lennard
12 months ago

the first thing I did with my money was part rebellion, part panegyric

—p.176 Inheritance (172) by Alexander Chee
1 year, 9 months ago

which he gratified with the following panegyric

—p.9 White Indians (6) missing author
1 year, 11 months ago

“More Roman than any Englishman had ever been,” went one panegyric from the 1920s

—p.27 Renewed Labour (24) by Barnaby Raine
11 months, 3 weeks ago

This is the moment when panegyrics to ‘American empire’ were much in vogue.

—p.146 The Toughness Crew (145) by Anders Stephanson
3 years, 6 months ago

went on to write an extended panegyric, before arriving at his real political objective

—p.10 Populism without the People (5) by Marco D'Eramo
3 years, 6 months ago

Some were panegyrics, plain and simple

—p.73 Accomplice (58) missing author
8 months, 1 week ago

Marx and Engels left no detailed blueprint of what a socialist or communist society should look like, something that led academic Marxists to pronounce that Marx’s originality lay in his philosophy and economics. Others utilized his panegyrics celebrating the revolutionary capacities of capital to argue that the gravediggers were the capitalists themselves

—p.xxi Introduction to the Communist Manifesto (iii) by Tariq Ali
3 years, 6 months ago

the official reports from the show trials, the attacks on enemies, the official panegyrics to Stalin and other leaders

—p.41 Allegro moderato – Adagio: (34) by Slavoj Žižek
3 years, 7 months ago