Letters: Nov. 10, 1961

Beat, Bored or Bunting

Sir:

Your article on Radcliffe's Mary Bunting [Nov. 3] was most refreshing. After years of the beat and bored generation, the fact that someone could be passionately fond of anything or find something of consuming interest convinces me that Americans are once more ready to mold their fate enthusiastically rather than to deplore it in self-pity.

WALTRAUT STEIN Graduate Student Northwestern University Evanston, Ill.

Sir:

Hurrah for Mary Bunting! What a joy to find an educated woman who advocates no such radical goals as women in politics or big...

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