Friday, 6 January 2012

Entry:   quadrivium-trivium (n.)

Definition:    A pedagogical approach or program, so far as I understand.  See DFW: “...the trivium makes you take grammar, logic, and rhetoric, and then if you’re still standing you get the quadrivium of math, geometry, astronomy, and music...”


SNOOT score:  3

Page:  8

Source: Infinite Jest, pg. 996 

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