Vanity Fair Magazine Articles
The Atlantic Monthly Articles
The Outlook Articles
People Today Articles
American Legion Monthly Articles
Sea Power Magazine Articles
Confederate Veteran Magazine Articles
flapper magazine Articles
La Baionnette Articles
PIC Magazine Articles
Outing Magazine Articles
Stage Magazine Articles
Life Magazine  Articles
National Park Service Histories Articles
Punch Magazine Articles
Men's Wear Articles
Current Literature Articles
The New York Times Articles
Hearst's Sunday American Articles
Click Magazine Articles
Creative Art Magazine Articles
Rob Wagner's Script Articles
The New Republic Articles
American Legion Weekly Articles
The Smart Set Articles
Photoplay Magazine Articles
Leslie's Magazine Articles
Ken Magazine Articles
PM  Articles
Saturday Review of Literature Articles
The Dial Magazine Articles
Theatre Arts Magazine Articles
The North American Review Articles
Direction Magazine Articles
'47 Magazine Articles
Film Spectator Articles
Film Daily Articles
Trench Warfare History Articles

 




Article Surfer
<— Prev    |    Next —>

An admired theatrical set designer, Gordon Craig (1872 1966), was the author of this piece and as a dyed-in-the-wool theater man, he believed deeply that movies were going to lead society to the lowest of places and the sooner this was recognized, so much the better. Gordon Craig also believed that theater could never compete with film, and that was the seat of his gripe.

"It glorifies the lowest in terms of the highest"

In 1922 Craig was the Editor of the dramatic theory magazine, "The Mask".

-an additional article from the 1920s defaming silent film can be read here...

     


One Thousand Nasty Remarks About Silent Films  (The English Review, 1922)

Article Surfer
<— Prev    |    Next —>

 

 

 

 

 

 

Copyright 2008 Old Magazine Articles