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Re: ADO Query
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.0779  Thursday, 13 April 2000.

From:           David Evett <
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Date:           Monday, 10 Apr 2000 23:57:10 -0400
Subject: 11.0645 Re: ADO Query
Comment:        Re: SHK 11.0645 Re: ADO Query

>Do you, Cliff, or anyone else know of a concise summary of this debate,
>or its major texts?  I realize that it's something of a commonplace for
>artists to lionize their art, but is there a particular works that
>summarizes the major lines of argument, perhaps treating this question
>as a consistent debate?

Clark Hulse gives a summary of the history of the _paragone_, or debate
between the arts, in *The Rule of Art* (U. Chicago P., 1990).  I don't
know that I could call it "concise".  But the debate carried over a
couple of centuries, and was complex.

David Evett
 

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