„[The] kind of thinking [... ] which refuses to make distinctions among artists on the basis of color or nationality or gender, which insists on inclusion rather than exclusion, is hardly fashionable with the current tribalism known as multiculturalism and cultural diversity. But it represents [... ] the only kind of thinking that can prepare the way for great art, and builds the path to a reconciled society.“

— Robert Brustein, "More Noise Than Funk", The New Republic (3/4/1996) - review of the George C. Wolfe / Savion Glover musical production Bring in Da Noise, Bring in Da Funk at the Public Theatre in New York

Robert Brustein1
American writer 1927
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