Daily Archives: February 6, 2016

Experience Hasn’t Set You Free

Earlier today I was doing some research for a future post on my series on acts that are worthy of induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame that have hitherto been ignored or neglected by either the nominating … Continue reading

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Book Review: Ibsen: A Collection Of Critical Essays

Ibsen: A Collection Of Critical Essays, edited by Rolf Fjelde I first became familiar with the noted Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen when I was in high school and our IB class was assigned to read his domestic tragedy A Doll’s … Continue reading

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Book Review: The New Art Of Writing Plays

The New Art Of Writing Plays, by Lope de Vega, translated by William T. Brewster, with an Introduction by Brander Matthews In all fairness, this new art of writing plays is not very new, but that hardly matters, given that … Continue reading

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