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Re: Old Criticism (Barker vs. Bradley)
Shakespeare Electronic Conference, SHK 7.0721.  Thursday, 3 October 1996.

From:           David Schalkwyk <
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Date:           Thursday, 3 Oct 1996 12:15:05 SAST-2
Subject: 7.0706  Re: Old Criticism (Barker vs. Bradley)
Comment:        Re: SHK 7.0706  Re: Old Criticism (Barker vs. Bradley)

The answer to Ed Pechter's question about why we continue to reproduce an
anti-historical and anti-theatrical Bradley is probably quite simple.  It is
the most natural thing in the world to misrepresent any writer that few people
read any longer.

David Schalkwyk
University of Cape Town

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