Brooks Atkinson

American theatre critic

Lived from: 1894-1984

Category: Media

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    After each war there is a little less democracy to save.
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    Don't be condescending to unskilled labor. Try it for a half a day first.
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    I have no objections to churches so long as they do not interfere with God's work.
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    The virtue of the camera is not the power it has to transform the photographer into an artist, but the impulse it gives him to keep on looking.
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About Brooks Atkinson

Justin Brooks Atkinson (November 28, 1894 – January 14, 1984) was an American theatre critic. He worked for The New York Times from 1925 to 1960. In his obituary, the Times called him "the theater's most influential reviewer of his time." A war correspondent during World War II, he received the Pulitzer Prize in 1947 for his work as the Moscow correspondent for the Times.

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