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reading (was French and German (jara: An introduction))

From:Stone Gordonssen <stonegordonssen@...>
Date:Saturday, June 7, 2003, 14:56
>well, maybe the fact that it's overrated and overused raised my >expectations when i read it or it could be that i blame him for all the >cheap crap that's being published now. shakespeare's writing just seems >cheap to me. i'm also annoyed by his lack of imagination and apparent >ignorance wrt english history. a lot of stuff that is usually considered >Literature with a capital L is IMNSHO crap, and i usually have to try
"One man's feast is another man's poison." My own disgust and appreciation of Shaskespeare has mutated as I've grown older.
>pretty hard to find good stuff 'cuz people just say "if you want somthing >from <period>, read something by <author>," as if the work of one author >represents everything written in a period of 200 years...
My usually question for such persons making suggestions "And which of his/her works did you like best and why?" _________________________________________________________________ MSN 8 helps eliminate e-mail viruses. Get 2 months FREE*.


Henrik Theiling <theiling@...>