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According to Webster

To the editors: I haven’t yet seen either production in the Motley Crew repertory performances of John Webster’s The White Devil and The Duchess of Malfi (November 3). But your review gives readers a mistaken impression by calling The Duchess a “potboiler.” It’s one of the most widely admired tragedies of the period (including Shakespeare), […]

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Destructive Attitudes

Destructive Attitudes Dear Reader: I hope your article on the danger of HIV transmission through steroid needle sharing [April 23] has the intended effect–getting people who are injecting to stop sharing needles. But I fear that some of the rhetoric in your article (not to mention the monstrous cover drawing) will have the (I hope […]