Last November a group of friends and colleagues gathered to honor Eric Bentley at Columbia University. The occasion was prompted by Bentley's 70th birthday and the publication of a book of essays written in his honor. The book, The Play and Its Critic, was edited by Michael Bertin and published by the University of America Press. Before the presentation of the book to Bentley, the following speech was delivered.
Gordon Rogoff; In Praise of Eric Bentley. Theater 1 May 1987; 18 (2): 73–74. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/01610775-18-2-73
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