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The theater-goer in conventional dramatic theater says: Yes, I've felt that way, too. That's the way I am. That's life. That's the ...
I am not a great man, but sometimes I think the impersonal and objective equality of my talent and the sacrifices of it, in pieces ...
Whatever Epic may mean, it implies some weight and solidity; Romance means nothing, if it does not convey some notion of mystery a ...
I am fully sensible that an historical romance, founded on the
House of Saxe Cobourg, might be much more to the purpose of ...
In an age robbed of religious symbols, going to the shops replaces going to the church.... We have a free choice, but at a price. ...
The art of storytelling is reaching its end because the epic side of truth, wisdom, is dying out.
Homer sweeps us away by the irresistible movement of lines through a whole passage to a splendid climax. What counts is the single ...
The alienation effect in German epic theater is achieved not only through the actors, but also through music (chorus and song) and ...
The language of the game is interesting. You can think of the pauses as caesuras, breaks between the lines. As a poem the game is ...
"Epic poem,--ten thousand lines--revolution of July--composed it on the spot--Mars by day, Apollo by night,--bang the field-piece, ...
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