Curate: is there anything more smug and self-congratulatory than a curator?
Is the term “curation” used too loosely nowadays? Do those who use it understand its meaning, or are they merely chasing the illusion of prestige, cultivation and finesse that the word is linked to? Wilfred M. McClay, writing in The Hedgehog Review, shares his observations about the pretentious and mystifying notion of “curation”.
From The Hedgehog Review