Things I Didn't Know: A Memoir by Robert Hughes
Reviewed by Christopher Andreae
Christian Science Monitor
"Reading Robert Hughes you don't expect a soft ride. On the other hand, this Australian expatriate and self-styled 'cultural critic' ? he was art critic for Time magazine over three decades from 1970 ? can reveal a movingly tender side. For example, in his highly readable memoir, Things I Didn't Know, he describes his encounter in the 1960s with Goya's painting in the Prado Museum in Madrid, 'Execution of the Rebels on the Third of May.'..." Read the entire Christian Science Monitor review.