Forum August 2014

Fighting Quakers As the wife of a fight master and convinced Quaker, I thank you for attempting to wade in these turbulent waters of gun play (“Viewpoint” by Kevin Inouye, FJ June/July). My husband, David, and I have often discussed the apparent dissonance between what we believe and what he does as his craft and his art. Is he promoting violence? I do not know. I do know that he teaches actors not just realistic‐looking stage combat, but also the effects and consequences of violent actions. I think you both work by holding up a mirror to us🔒

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