Camille Paglia: Fighting Old Personal Battles With New Palin Sword

As a writer, it is very easy to be defensive about people's reactions to your work and, even more so, to your thoughts. It probably starts when someone points out that you aren't pretty » 10/08/08 1:00pm 10/08/08 1:00pm, which is, of course, followed by . Some days, it begins to feel like when people disagree with you, even for legitimate reasons,…