Courtauld Gallery, London WC2
In his review of Dumbing Down (Review, 26 January) Blake Morrison quotes a definition of middle-brow by Joseph Epstein. This begins "My own personal...". My definition of a low-brow is someone who begins a sentence with a multiple tautology.
With reference to your brief news item about Sierra Leone ("Bees prevent female circumcisions", 26 January), I refuse to accept that the 100 girls you referred to were "taking part" in their own mutilation.
Dawn Middleton, Leeds
As the controversy rages over whether the millennium dome at Greenwich is a waste of money, might I suggest a way forward that might kill two birds with one stone: why not "The Millennium Prison"?
Tom Hardy, Surbiton, SurreyReuse content