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View Diary: SNLC, Vol. CCCLXIV / SN@TO 16: Parsifal Edition (81 comments)

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  •  without delving into the details via..... (4+ / 0-)

    ......teh Google, on the surface, I suspect that the portrayal of Klingsor as some sort of "impure" outsider, not worthy of the Grail, is the starting point for characterizing the opera as underground anti-Semitic.  This contrasts with the "pure" fool Parsifal.

    From reading the NYT articles and seeing the sets close-up, your description of "the latter stages of global warming" seems quite apt.

    "It's only in books that the officers of the detective force are superior to the weakness of making a mistake." (Wilkie Collins, The Moonstone)

    by chingchongchinaman on Sat Mar 02, 2013 at 09:36:29 PM PST

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