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This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

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(noun) a person who has expert knowledge in a subject; connoisseur

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cognoscenti



Those cognoscenti whose values were formed before TV and advertising became psychologically pandemic are still anxious to draw a sharp distinction.

(between mass media and "quality")

—p.44 Fictional Futures and the Conspicuously Young (37) by David Foster Wallace
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2 years, 4 months ago


special appeal to a cognoscenti of B-boys

—p.73 by David Foster Wallace
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2 years, 3 months ago


It takes the meaning-of-life question out of the hands of a coterie of adepts or cognoscenti and returns it to the routine business of everyday existence.

—p.95 Is life what you make it? (78) by Terry Eagleton
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2 years, 2 months ago