An Argument For Cultural Omnivores

“Here’s the thing: Nobody reads or goes to the ballet because it’s the right thing to do. People who read literary fiction or listen to Brahms do it because they love it, and because they get something from it, and stressing that will always be a better way to evangelize about what they love than accusing So You Think You Can Dance of being inadequately dire.”

Source: NPR 03/16/11