LISTSERV mailing list manager LISTSERV 15.5

Help for OPERA-L Archives


OPERA-L Archives

OPERA-L Archives


View:

Next Message | Previous Message
Next in Topic | Previous in Topic
Next by Same Author | Previous by Same Author
Chronologically | Most Recent First
Proportional Font | Monospaced Font

Options:

Join or Leave OPERA-L
Reply | Post New Message
Search Archives


Subject: Re: Opera as “A Fist in Your Face”
From: Ken Wilson <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:Ken Wilson <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Sun, 29 Oct 2017 07:51:37 -0400
Content-Type:text/plain
Parts/Attachments:
Parts/Attachments

text/plain (23 lines)


On Sat, 28 Oct 2017 16:29:44 -0400, Charles Harrison <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Why are our Speech Guardians giving a pass to talk about giving women a 
> fist in the face?

With respect, perhaps they believe opera is feminine? That's a silly answer 
to a silly question. It is silly to speak of violence against women when the 
image is of violence against both sexes and is only metaphoric in the first 
place. Opera as envisioned causes neither male nor female audience members 
physical harm.

**********************************************
OPERA-L on Facebook:
http://www.facebook.com/groups/25703098721/
--------------------------------------------------------------------------
To UNSUBSCRIBE, send a message to [log in to unmask]
containing only the words:  SIGNOFF OPERA-L
--------------------------------------------------------------------------
To stay subscribed but TURN OFF mail, send a message to
[log in to unmask] containing only the words:  SET OPERA-L NOMAIL
--------------------------------------------------------------------------
Modify your settings: http://listserv.bccls.org/archives/opera-l.html
--------------------------------------------------------------------------

Back to: Top of Message | Previous Page | Main OPERA-L Page

Permalink



LISTSERV.BCCLS.ORG

CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager